Published in Vaccine Weekly, July 12th, 2006
Scientists writing in the journal Clinical and Experimental Immunology report, "Host protection by humoral immunity against Vibrio cholerae O1 confers lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-specific vibriocidal antibodies. Levels of relevant specific antibodies are closely related to complement-mediated inactivation of the vibrios inoculum, especially on the mucosal surface of intestine. We have tested complex V. cholerae O1 Ogawa-detoxified lipopolysaccharide (dLPS) conjugates. The first conjugate contained...
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