Prevalence of antibodies including IgM to Toxoplasma gondii in Malaysians.

  title={Prevalence of antibodies including IgM to Toxoplasma gondii in Malaysians.},
  author={Venetta Thomas and Balan Sinniah and Peng Lee Yap},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  volume={11 1},
A total of 736 sera collected from cord blood babies, children and adults of both sexes and of different age groups in Malaysia were tested using indirect fluorescent antibody technique for Toxoplasma antibodies. The RH strain of Toxoplasma gondii zoites were used as antigen. One hundred and twenty five sera which were reactive at 1:64 or high titres were tested with IgM specific conjugate. Results of the present studies showed that the prevalence of Toxoplasma antibody was highest among the… CONTINUE READING
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