Strong biotype and serotype cross-protective antibacterial and antitoxic immunity in rabbits after cholera infection.

@article{Lycke1986StrongBA,
  title={Strong biotype and serotype cross-protective antibacterial and antitoxic immunity in rabbits after cholera infection.},
  author={Nils Y Lycke and Ann Mari Svennerholm and Jan Holmgren},
  journal={Microbial pathogenesis},
  year={1986},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={361-71}
}
We studied whether immunity evoked by infection with classical or El Tor V. cholerae 01 organisms in rabbits (the RITARD model) also gives protection against cholera caused by V. cholerae of heterologous biotype as well as serotype, and whether such protection is antibacterial and/or antitoxic. A primary infection with a classical Ogawa or El Tor Inaba… CONTINUE READING