Susceptibility of peritoneal macrophage from different species of neotropical primates to ex vivo Leishmania (L.) infantum chagasi-infection.

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This study examined the susceptibility of peritoneal macrophage (PM) from the Neotropical primates: Callithrix jacchus, Callithrix penicillata, Saimiri sciureus, Aotus azarae infulatus and Callimico goeldii to ex vivo Leishmania (L.) infantum chagasi-infection, the etiological agent of American visceral leishmaniasis (AVL), as a screening assay for… (More)

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@article{Carneiro2012SusceptibilityOP, title={Susceptibility of peritoneal macrophage from different species of neotropical primates to ex vivo Leishmania (L.) infantum chagasi-infection.}, author={Liliane Almeida Carneiro and M{\'a}rcia Dalastra Laurenti and Marliane Batista Campos and Claudia Gomes and Carlos Eduardo Pereira Corbett and Fernando Tobias Silveira}, journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo}, year={2012}, volume={54 2}, pages={95-101} }