14. Lyophilization and Stabilization of Vaccines

  1. Manmohan Singh and
  2. Indresh K. Srivastava
  1. James Chesko,
  2. Chris Fox,
  3. Tim Dutill,
  4. Thomas Vedvick and
  5. Steve Reed

Published Online: 6 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118023648.ch14

Development of Vaccines: From Discovery to Clinical Testing

Development of Vaccines: From Discovery to Clinical Testing

How to Cite

Chesko, J., Fox, C., Dutill, T., Vedvick, T. and Reed, S. (2011) Lyophilization and Stabilization of Vaccines, in Development of Vaccines: From Discovery to Clinical Testing (eds M. Singh and I. K. Srivastava), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118023648.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Novartis Vaccines, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Author Information

  1. Infectious Disease Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUN 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470256374

Online ISBN: 9781118023648

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Keywords:

  • vaccine lyophilization and stabilization - best practices implementation, public health policy;
  • research and future trends - in vaccine lyophilization and stabilization;
  • vaccines, and thermal instability - vaccine effectiveness, restrictions on storage, shelf-life stabilization through lyophilization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Lyophilization Process

  • Examples of Progress in Creating Lyophilized Vaccines

  • Current Research and Future Trends in Vaccine Lyophilization and Stabilization

  • Conclusions

  • References