Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, September 21st, 2003
"Cattle and humans are susceptible to infection with the Gram-negative intracellular bacterium Brucella abortus. Heat-killed B. abortus (HKBA) is a strong Th1 adjuvant and carrier," scientists writing in the Journal of Immunology report.
"Previously, we have demonstrated that dendritic cells produce IL-12 in response to HKBA stimulation," stated Li-Yun Huang and collaborators at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Cancer Institute, and the University of Massachusetts. "In the present study, we use knockout mice...
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