Development of antibodies to Plasmodium vivax as measured by two different serologic techniques.

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Sera from individuals infected with Plasmodium vivax were tested for the presence of malarial antibodies using the indirect fluorescent antibody (IFA) and the indirect hemagglutination (IGA) tests. The primary infection resulted in the conversion of all sera to a positive response in the IFA test, whereas only 50% gave a positive IGA response. There was a… (More)

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@article{Collins1975DevelopmentOA, title={Development of antibodies to Plasmodium vivax as measured by two different serologic techniques.}, author={W Edward Collins and Marianne Lunde and J. C. Skinner}, journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene}, year={1975}, volume={24 3}, pages={412-6} }