Analysis of the protective potential of antigens released by Leishmania (Viannia) shawi promastigotes.
- Autores: Corbett CE, Laurenti MD, Marques C, Passero LF, Santos-Gomes G, Vale-Gato I
- Ano de Publicação: 2012
- Journal: Archives of Dermatological Research
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Analysis+of+the+protective+potential+of+antigens+released+by+Leishmania+(Viannia)+shawi+promastigotes.
Leishmania (Viannia) shawi causes cutaneous lesions in humans. Parasite antigens conferring significant protection against American tegumentar leishmaniosis (ATL) might be important for the development of effective vaccine.