A humoral immune response confers protection against Haemophilus ducreyi infection.

@article{Cole2003AHI,
  title={A humoral immune response confers protection against Haemophilus ducreyi infection.},
  author={Leah E. Cole and Kristen L Toffer and Robert A Fulcher and Lani R San Mateo and Paul E. Orndorff and Thomas H Kawula},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={2003},
  volume={71 12},
  pages={6971-7}
}
Haemophilus ducreyi is the etiologic agent of the sexually transmitted genital ulcer disease chancroid. Neither naturally occurring chancroid nor experimental infection with H. ducreyi results in protective immunity. Likewise, a single inoculation of H. ducreyi does not protect pigs against subsequent infection. Accordingly, we used the swine model of… CONTINUE READING