Analyses of vaccination protocols for Leptospira interrogans serovar autumnalis in hamsters.

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Leptospirosis, caused by Leptospira spp., is a zoonotic disease found worldwide. Killed whole cell leptospiral vaccines have been used as effective vaccines to elicit specific antibodies for protection. However, the involvement of cytokine responses after vaccination is not well characterized. Hamsters were immunized with killed L. interrogans serovar… (More)

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@article{Srikram2008AnalysesOV, title={Analyses of vaccination protocols for Leptospira interrogans serovar autumnalis in hamsters.}, author={Amporn Srikram and Surasakdi Wongratanacheewin and Anucha Puapairoj and Vanaporn Wuthiekanun and Rasana W Sermswan}, journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene}, year={2008}, volume={79 5}, pages={779-86} }