Infection and immunity
Infection and immunity

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Infection and immunity

References

Public Health Wales (2013) Outbreak of measles in Wales Nov 2012 – July 2013, Report of the Agencies which responded to the outbreak, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board, Powys Health Board, Hywel Dda Health Board and Public Health Wales [Online]. Available at http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/888/page/66389 (Accessed 26 November 2014).
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WHO News release (2014) WHO warns that progress towards eliminating measles has stalled – 2015 targets will not be met, 13 November [Online]. Available at http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2014/eliminating-measles/en/ (Accessed 26 November 2014).
Wiysonge, C. S., Uthman, O. A., Ndumbe, P. M. and Hussey, G. D. (2012) ‘Individual and contextual factors associated with low childhood immunisation coverage in Sub-Saharan Africa: A multilevel analysis’, PLoS One, vol. 7, no. 5, e37905.
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