The Route of Leishmania tropica Infection Determines Disease Outcome and Protection against Leishmania major in BALB/c Mice

@inproceedings{MahmoudzadehNiknam2013TheRO,
  title={The Route of Leishmania tropica Infection Determines Disease Outcome and Protection against Leishmania major in BALB/c Mice},
  author={Hamid Mahmoudzadeh-Niknam and Ghader Khalili and Firoozeh Abrishami and Ali Najafy and Vahid Khaze},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of parasitology},
  year={2013}
}
Leishmania tropica is one of the causative agents of leishmaniasis in humans. Routes of infection have been reported to be an important variable for some species of Leishmania parasites. The role of this variable is not clear for L. tropica infection. The aim of this study was to explore the effects of route of L. tropica infection on the disease outcome… CONTINUE READING