Immune responses to Neospora caninum and prospects for vaccination.

  title={Immune responses to Neospora caninum and prospects for vaccination.},
  author={Elisabeth Ann Innes and Aur{\'e}lie G. Andrianarivo and Camilla Bj{\"o}rkman and Diana J. L. Williams and Patricia Ann Conrad},
  journal={Trends in parasitology},
  volume={18 11},
Developing an effective vaccine against neosporosis presents several interesting challenges. The parasite is spread efficiently from mother to foetus over several generations, and naturally infected cattle do not appear to develop adequate protective immunity. Modulation of the immune response during pregnancy favours parasite survival and multiplication… CONTINUE READING