Reference : Lyophilisation and resuscitation of sporozoites of Theileria parva: preliminary experime...
Scientific journals : Article
Life sciences : Veterinary medicine & animal health
Human health sciences : Immunology & infectious disease
Human health sciences : Laboratory medicine & medical technology
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/27834
Lyophilisation and resuscitation of sporozoites of Theileria parva: preliminary experiments
English
Marcotty, T. [> > > >]
Berkvens, D. [> > > >]
Besa, R. K. [> > > >]
Losson, Bertrand mailto [Université de Liège - ULg > Département des maladies infectieuses et parasitaires > Parasitologie et pathologie des maladies parasitaires >]
Dolan, T. T. [> > > >]
Madder, M. [> > > >]
Chaka, G. [> > > >]
Van den Bossche, P. [> > > >]
Brandt, J. [> > > >]
12-Dec-2003
Vaccine
Elsevier Sci Ltd
22
2
213-216
0264-410X
Oxford
[en] lyophilisation ; Theileria parva ; sporozoites
[en] Lyophilisation of Theileria parva sporozoite stabilates used for immunisation of cattle against East Coast fever would greatly improve vaccine storage and delivery. We report three attempts to lyophilise and resuscitate the sporozoites of T parva. Sporozoites survived lyophilisation and were effective for immunisation. Lyophilised stabilate survived for 2 weeks at 5degreesC and for 12 weeks at -20degreesC. Although the viability of the stabilates was severely reduced during lyophilisation, this work suggests that this method has potential and should be considered for other Apicomplexan parasites such as Babesia sp. or Plasmodium sp. (C) 2003 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/27834

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