Published in Vaccine Weekly, August 9th, 2006
Study 1: Investigators describe major histocompatibility complex and T cell interactions of a universal T cell epitope from Plasmodium falciparum circumsporozoite protein in a recent issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry.
According to a study from Colombia and the United States, "A 20-residue sequence from the C-terminal region of the circumsporozoite protein of the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum is considered a universal helper T cell epitope because it is immunogenic in individuals of many major histocompatibility complex...
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