Successful vaccination against Boophilus microplus and Babesia bovis using recombinat antigens

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Willadsen,P.; Kemp,D. H.; Cobon,G. S.; Wright,I. G.;
  • Publisher: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde
  • Journal: Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. (issn: 0074-0276, eissn: 1678-8060)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S0074-02761992000700049
  • Subject: RC955-962 | Babesia bovis | field trials | Microbiology | Boophilus microplus | recombinant antigens | QR1-502 | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | vaccination
    mesheuropmc: parasitic diseases

Current methods for the control of the cattle tick Boophils microplus and the agent of bovine babesiosis, Babesia bovis are unsatisfactory. Effective immunological control of both parasites would have great advantages. However, naturally acquired immunity to the tick is... View more