Effect of anti-fat body antibodies on reproductive capacity of mosquito Anopheles stephensi and transmission blocking of Plasmodium vivax.

@article{GuliaNuss2011EffectOA,
  title={Effect of anti-fat body antibodies on reproductive capacity of mosquito Anopheles stephensi and transmission blocking of Plasmodium vivax.},
  author={Monika Gulia-Nuss and Aditya Mundhalia and Surendra Kumar Gakhar},
  journal={Indian journal of experimental biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={49 7},
  pages={479-82}
}
Effect of anti-mosquito-fat body antibodies on the development of the malaria parasite, Plasmodium vivax has been studied by feeding Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes with infected blood supplemented with serum from immunized rabbits. Immunogenic polypeptides were identified by western blot. Mosquitoes that ingested anti-fat body antibodies along with… CONTINUE READING