Published in Vaccine Weekly, October 10th, 2001
According to V. Thakur and coworkers at G.B. Pant Hospital in New Delhi, India, hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination in exposed family members appears to boost the memory of their immune systems, causing those systems to respond faster than they ordinarily would have following immunization. Because some exposed family members also harbored HBV DNA that disappeared after vaccination, researchers also described immunization as being...
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