Echinostoma caproni in mice: shedding of antigens from the surface of an intestinal trematode.

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The surface antigens, which induce a serum antibody response during infection of mice with the intestinal trematode Echinostoma caproni, were examined. It was demonstrated that antigens are shed from the surface of juvenile and 4-week old adult E. caproni during in vitro culture. SDS-PAGE and Western blot analysis of in vitro shed and detergent solubilized… (More)

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@article{Andresen1989EchinostomaCI, title={Echinostoma caproni in mice: shedding of antigens from the surface of an intestinal trematode.}, author={Kristoffer Andresen and Per Simonsen and Brett Andersen and Aksel Birch-Andersen}, journal={International journal for parasitology}, year={1989}, volume={19 1}, pages={111-8} }