Status of vaccine research and development for Campylobacter jejuni.

  title={Status of vaccine research and development for Campylobacter jejuni.},
  author={Mark S. Riddle and Patricia Guerry},
  volume={34 26},
Campylobacter jejuni is one of the leading causes of bacterial diarrhea worldwide and is associated with a number of sequelae, including Guillain-Barre Syndrome, reactive arthritis, irritable bowel syndrome and growth stunting/malnutrition. Vaccine development against C. jejuni is complicated by its antigenic diversity, a lack of small animal models, and a poor understanding of the bacterium's pathogenesis. Vaccine approaches have been limited to recombinant proteins, none of which have… CONTINUE READING
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