Evaluation of Putative Anti-cryptosporidial Drugs in an in vitro Culture System

Cryptosporidium species are major pathogens severely affecting the health of neonate animals, in particular calves, but also cause life-threatening infection of immunocompromised humans. Currently, only halofuginone is approved for prophylactic and metaphylactic treatment of calves but this drug suffers from its limited safety margins. For treatment of… (More)