Pierre Olivier Lang

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vaccination in the elderly: what can be recommended?
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, England
    Drugs Aging 31:581-99. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Is obesity a marker of robustness in vulnerable hospitalized aged populations? Prospective, multicenter cohort study of 1 306 acutely ill patients
    P O Lang
    Pierre Olivier Lang, MD, MPH, PD, PhD Nescens Centre of Preventive Medicine, Clinic of Genolier, route du Muids, 3, CH 1272 Genolier, Switzerland, Phone 412236693 09 fax 4122 36693 49 E mail
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:66-74. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Immune senescence and vaccination in the elderly
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Nescens Centre of preventive medicine c o Clinique of Genolier Rue du Muids, 3 CH 1272 Genolier, Switzerland
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:2541-50. 2013
  4. doi request reprint How important is vitamin D in preventing infections?
    P O Lang
    Nescens Centre of Preventive Medicine, Clinic of Genolier, route du Muids, 3, 1272 Genolier, Switzerland
    Osteoporos Int 24:1537-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Measuring the TREC ratio in dried blood spot samples: intra- and inter-filter paper cards reproducibility
    P O Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    J Immunol Methods 389:1-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of manual and automated DNA purification for measuring TREC in dried blood spot (DBS) samples with qPCR
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, United Kingdom
    J Immunol Methods 384:118-27. 2012
  7. pmc Pulmonary delivery of interleukin-7 provides efficient and safe delivery to the aging immune system
    Wayne A Mitchell
    Regenerative Medicine Group, Translational Medicine, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, United Kingdom
    Rejuvenation Res 15:414-22. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Vaccine effectiveness in older individuals: what has been learned from the influenza-vaccine experience
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Group, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    Ageing Res Rev 10:389-95. 2011
  9. pmc Influenza vaccination in the face of immune exhaustion: is herd immunity effective for protecting the elderly?
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Medical School and University Hospitals of Geneva, CH 1226 Thonex Geneva, Switzerland Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield MK43 0AL, UK
    Influenza Res Treat 2011:419216. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaccine responsiveness in the elderly: best practice for the clinic
    Richard Aspinall
    Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    Expert Rev Vaccines 13:885-94. 2014

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Vaccination in the elderly: what can be recommended?
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, England
    Drugs Aging 31:581-99. 2014
    ..This article will conclude with potential strategies to reduce, as best as possible, this burden and the imperative need to overcome barriers in extending current vaccine coverage towards to a lifelong vaccine schedule. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Is obesity a marker of robustness in vulnerable hospitalized aged populations? Prospective, multicenter cohort study of 1 306 acutely ill patients
    P O Lang
    Pierre Olivier Lang, MD, MPH, PD, PhD Nescens Centre of Preventive Medicine, Clinic of Genolier, route du Muids, 3, CH 1272 Genolier, Switzerland, Phone 412236693 09 fax 4122 36693 49 E mail
    J Nutr Health Aging 18:66-74. 2014
    ..The "obesity paradox" is poorly understood in vulnerable older hospitalized populations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Immune senescence and vaccination in the elderly
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Nescens Centre of preventive medicine c o Clinique of Genolier Rue du Muids, 3 CH 1272 Genolier, Switzerland
    Curr Top Med Chem 13:2541-50. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint How important is vitamin D in preventing infections?
    P O Lang
    Nescens Centre of Preventive Medicine, Clinic of Genolier, route du Muids, 3, 1272 Genolier, Switzerland
    Osteoporos Int 24:1537-53. 2013
    ..Furthermore, we discuss how it may play a role in host resistance to common pathogens and how effective is its supplementation for treatment or prevention of infectious diseases in humans...
  5. doi request reprint Measuring the TREC ratio in dried blood spot samples: intra- and inter-filter paper cards reproducibility
    P O Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    J Immunol Methods 389:1-8. 2013
    ..In conclusion we describe a fully automated procedure for extracting DNA and qPCR set up, which offers a high-precision, robust qPCR assay for the quantification of both TREC:T-cell ratio and TREC:PBMC from DBS samples...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of manual and automated DNA purification for measuring TREC in dried blood spot (DBS) samples with qPCR
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, United Kingdom
    J Immunol Methods 384:118-27. 2012
    ..Finally, we provide arguments of preferentially choosing the automated procedure for extracting DNAs from DBS samples when downstream qPCR applications are required...
  7. pmc Pulmonary delivery of interleukin-7 provides efficient and safe delivery to the aging immune system
    Wayne A Mitchell
    Regenerative Medicine Group, Translational Medicine, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield, United Kingdom
    Rejuvenation Res 15:414-22. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Vaccine effectiveness in older individuals: what has been learned from the influenza-vaccine experience
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Translational Medicine Group, Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    Ageing Res Rev 10:389-95. 2011
    ..Finally this review concludes with possible strategies to improve the ability of the senescent immune system to respond to vaccination...
  9. pmc Influenza vaccination in the face of immune exhaustion: is herd immunity effective for protecting the elderly?
    Pierre Olivier Lang
    Department of Internal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Medical School and University Hospitals of Geneva, CH 1226 Thonex Geneva, Switzerland Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield MK43 0AL, UK
    Influenza Res Treat 2011:419216. 2011
    ..Furthermore, consideration will be given to how herd immunity may provide an effective strategy in preventing the burden of seasonal influenza infection within the aged population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaccine responsiveness in the elderly: best practice for the clinic
    Richard Aspinall
    Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK
    Expert Rev Vaccines 13:885-94. 2014
    ....