Several studies have documented that helminth infections can interfere with the development of the immune response of vaccines against different diseases, although some results have been contradictory.
Expert Review of Vaccines, July 2010, Vol. 9, No. 7, Pages 707-711
J Clin Invest, July 12, 2010
Development of a vaccine that targets blood-stage malaria parasites is imperative if we are to sustainably reduce the morbidity and mortality caused by this infection.