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The intradermal route for inoculation of sporozoites of rodent malaria parasites for immunological studies

January 18, 2011 - 06:56 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
M. Inoue, R. L. Culleton
Parasite Immunology, Volume 33, Issue 2, pages 137–142, February 2011

Rodent malaria parasites are commonly used for investigations into the immunology of pre-erythrocytic stage malaria infection, as sporozoites can be easily produced in the laboratory.

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Strain-specific immunity induced by immunization with pre-erythrocytic stages of Plasmodium chabaudi (pages 73–78)

December 16, 2010 - 08:54 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
R. L. Culleton, M. Inoue, S. E. Reece, S. Cheesman, R. Carter
Parasite Immunology, Volume 33, Issue 1, pages 73–78, January 2011

One of the most promising approaches in the efforts to produce a malaria vaccine involves the use of attenuated whole sporozoite immunizations.

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