Molecular epidemiology related projects

CERVIVA-Vax: Monitoring the impact of HPV vaccination in Ireland

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Infection with Human Papillomavirus (HPV) can lead to development of cervical cancer. For this reason HPV now plays an important role in cervical cancer prevention. For example, HPV vaccination programmes are established in several countries worldwide, including Ireland, where a national school based HPV vaccination programme began in 2010.