A mycobacterial growth inhibition assay (MGIA) for bovine TB vaccine development

Abstract

Human tuberculosis remains a significant cause of mortality and morbidity throughout the world. The global economic impact of bovine TB is considerable. An effective vaccine would be the most cost-effective way to control both epidemics, particularly in emerging economies. TB vaccine research would benefit from the identification of an immune correlate of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.tube.2017.07.008

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@inproceedings{Pepponi2017AMG, title={A mycobacterial growth inhibition assay (MGIA) for bovine TB vaccine development}, author={Ilaria Pepponi and Bhagwati L. Khatri and Rachel Tanner and Bernardo Villarreal-Ramos and Martin Vordermeier and Helen McShane}, booktitle={Tuberculosis}, year={2017} }