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Open Access | Extreme CD8 T Cell Requirements for Anti-Malarial Liver-Stage Immunity following Immunization with Radiation Attenuated Sporozoites

July 19, 2010 - 08:42 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Nathan W. Schmidt, Noah S. Butler, Vladimir P. Badovinac, John T. Harty
Reference: 
PLoS Pathog 6(7): e1000998

Radiation-attenuated Plasmodium sporozoites (RAS) are the only vaccine shown to induce sterilizing protection against malaria in both humans and rodents.

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