Immune response of cattle infected with African trypanosomes.

  title={Immune response of cattle infected with African trypanosomes.},
  author={Karen Ann Taylor and Bea Mertens},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  volume={94 2},
Trypanosomosis is the most economically important disease constraint to livestock productivity in sub-Saharan Africa and has significant negative impact in other parts of the world. Livestock are an integral component of farming systems and thus contribute significantly to food and economic security in developing countries. Current methods of control for trypanosomosis are inadequate to prevent the enormous socioeconomic losses resulting from this disease. A vaccine has been viewed as the most… CONTINUE READING