Immune responses of cattle to African trypanosomes: protective or pathogenic?

@article{Taylor1998ImmuneRO,
  title={Immune responses of cattle to African trypanosomes: protective or pathogenic?},
  author={Karen Ann Taylor},
  journal={International journal for parasitology},
  year={1998},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={219-40}
}
Trypanosomosis in domestic livestock negatively impacts food production and economic growth in many parts of the world, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. Current methods of control are inadequate to prevent the enormous annual socio-economic losses resulting from this disease. Hope for a vaccine based on the variant surface glycoprotein coat was abandoned several years ago when the complexity of the parasite's antigenic repertoire was appreciated. As a result, research is now focused on… CONTINUE READING
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