Successful Treatment of Rotavirus-induced Diarrhoea in Suckling Mice with Egg Yolk Immunoglobulin

@inproceedings{Sarker2007SuccessfulTO,
  title={Successful Treatment of Rotavirus-induced Diarrhoea in Suckling Mice with Egg Yolk Immunoglobulin},
  author={Shafiqul Alam Sarker and Neha Pant and Lekh Raj Juneja and Lennart Hammarstr{\"o}m},
  booktitle={Journal of health, population, and nutrition},
  year={2007}
}
The role of specific immunoglobulins at mucosal sites in imparting protection against disease, such as rotavirus-associated diarrhoea, is well-established. Oral immunoglobulin therapy with egg yolk-derived anti-rotavirus immunoglobulins has previously been shown to achieve moderate therapeutic effect in diarrhoea due to rotavirus in a clinical trial. Here, data on the therapeutic potential of the same immunoglobulin preparation in an infant mouse model of rotavirus-induced diarrhoea is… CONTINUE READING

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