Subunit vaccine design of the schistosomiasis japonica insulin receptor
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Poster
- By: STEPHENSON, Rachel (The University of Queensland, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, Brisbane, Australia)
- Co-author(s): You, Hong (Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia)
Mcmanus, Don (Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia)
Toth, Istvan (The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia)
Schistosomiasis remains one of the most prevalent and serious tropical parasitic illnesses, with an estimated 200 million people infected in 74 countries. Schistosome vaccines, capable of reducing faecal egg output, have been historically considered the [quotright]ultimate goal[quotrightB]for control.
Schistosome insulin receptors (IRs) plays an.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.