IFN alpha-2a protects mice against a helminth infection of the liver and modulates immune responses.

@article{Godot2003IFNAP,
  title={IFN alpha-2a protects mice against a helminth infection of the liver and modulates immune responses.},
  author={V{\'e}ronique Godot and Sa{\"i}d Harraga and Guennady Podoprigora and Martine Liance and Karine Bardonnet and Dominique A. Vuitton},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={2003},
  volume={124 5},
  pages={1441-50}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hepatic alveolar echinococcosis (AE), caused by the larval growth of Echinococcus multilocularis, is one of the most lethal helminthic diseases with no satisfactory treatment. Advances in the understanding of the host's immune response (Th2 responses associated with a progressive form of AE), have driven the research towards immune stimulation as an alternative possibility to treat patients. We previously reported clinical stabilization associated with a shift from a Th2 to a… CONTINUE READING
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