Recombinant antigens for serodiagnosis of cysticercosis and echinococcosis.

  title={Recombinant antigens for serodiagnosis of cysticercosis and echinococcosis.},
  author={Yasuhito Sako and Minoru Nakao and Kazuhiro Nakaya and Hiroshi Yamasaki and Akira Ito},
  journal={Parasitology international},
  volume={55 Suppl},
Diagnosis of cysticercosis/echinococcosis is primarily based on imaging techniques. These imaging techniques are sometimes limited by the small size of visualized lesions and atypical images, which are difficult to be distinguished from abscesses or neoplasms. Therefore, efforts have been directed toward identification and characterization of specific… CONTINUE READING