Immunogenicity of a plasmid DNA vaccine encoding 42kDa fragment of Plasmodium vivax merozoite surface protein-1.

@article{Sheikh2016ImmunogenicityOA,
  title={Immunogenicity of a plasmid DNA vaccine encoding 42kDa fragment of Plasmodium vivax merozoite surface protein-1.},
  author={Inayat Hussain Sheikh and Deep C Kaushal and Deepak Chandra and Nuzhat A. Kaushal},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={2016},
  volume={162},
  pages={66-74}
}
Plasmodium vivax is the second major human malaria parasite that inflicts debilitating morbidity and consequent economic impact in South-East Asian countries. The relapsing nature of P. vivax along with the emergence of drug-resistant P. vivax strains has emphasized the urgent need for a vaccine. However, the development of an effective vivax vaccine is… CONTINUE READING