Cutaneous leishmaniasis: progress towards a vaccine.


Leishmaniases are vector-borne diseases due to the protozoan parasite Leishmania . Since no prevention method is available and as current therapy is costly, often poorly tolerated and not always efficacious, the development of alternative therapies, including vaccines, constitutes the priority in the fight of Leishmania infection. This review focuses on… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/14760584.7.8.1277