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- Alling, Christopher; Rae, D. Owen; Ma, Xiaojie; Neumann, Laura; Lollis, L. Gene; Steele, Elizabeth; Yelvington, John; Naikare, Hemant K.; Walden, Heather Stockdale; Crews, John; Boughton, Raoul
- Veterinary parasitology 2018 v.255 pp. 69-73
- vaccination, etc ; Tritrichomonas foetus; antibodies; beef bulls; blood sampling; diagnostic techniques; enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay; humoral immunity; immune response; immunoglobulin G; parasites; pathogens; polymerase chain reaction; vaccines; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... The utility of therapeutic vaccination of bulls against Tritrichomonas foetus has been advocated in previous studies, but anecdotal reports suggest this practice does not clear infections and may additionally confound diagnostic testing by reducing parasite burdens below detectable limits. The objective of this study was to characterize the systemic humoral immune response to therapeutic vaccinati ...