COURSE OBJECTIVE:  To study the neuro-immune system function as it relates to empirical and mechanistic perspectives in health and disease.  This module provides an overview of vaccines.

• The Gardasil™ vaccine is not a vaccine for protection
against cervical cancer.
• It is a vaccine intended to prevent 4 types of HPV (Human
• According to the Gardasil™ package insert, there are more
than 100 types of HPV!
• Nearly all adults carry HPV in their bodies and in almost all
instances HPV is harmless, cause no symptoms, and is
naturally eliminated from the body.