Salivary IgA: a suitable measure of immunity to gastrointestinal nematodes in sheep.

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Infection with gastrointestinal nematodes (GIN) is a major constraint on the productivity of grazing livestock. The development of selection methods to quickly and accurately identify animals capable of developing an effective natural immunity to infection would contribute to the development of sustainable worm control programs. A carbohydrate larval… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.11.051

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@article{Shaw2012SalivaryIA, title={Salivary IgA: a suitable measure of immunity to gastrointestinal nematodes in sheep.}, author={Richard J. Shaw and Colleen A. Morris and Matthew T Wheeler and Michael P. Tate and Iain Sutherland}, journal={Veterinary parasitology}, year={2012}, volume={186 1-2}, pages={109-17} }