Subunit vaccines for the prevention of mucosal infection with Chlamydia trachomatis.

@article{Yu2016SubunitVF,
  title={Subunit vaccines for the prevention of mucosal infection with Chlamydia trachomatis.},
  author={Hong Bing Yu and K. P. Karunakaran and Xiaozhou Jiang and Robert C. Brunham},
  journal={Expert review of vaccines},
  year={2016},
  volume={15 8},
  pages={977-88}
}
Chlamydia trachomatis is the most common preventable cause of tubal infertility in women. In high-income countries, despite public health control efforts, C. trachomatis case rates continue to rise. Most medium and low-income countries lack any Chlamydia control program; therefore, a vaccine is essential for the control of Chlamydia infections. A rationally designed Chlamydia vaccine requires understanding of the immunological correlates of protective immunity, pathological responses to this… CONTINUE READING