Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, August 14th, 2001
A. Misra and associates vaccinated eight monkeys with 1 mg each of ALM plus bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG), then challenged them intravenously 60 days later with 100 x 106 amastigotes. They then assessed parasite load in splenic tissue on days 45, 90 and 180.
Seven of the eight vaccinated monkeys developed infection but recovered by day 180, but the eighth...
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