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- Hohman, Leah S., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Trends in parasitology 2019 v.35 no.6 pp. 423-435
- Leishmania; T-lymphocytes; cell-mediated immunity; immunologic memory; memory; parasites; pathogens; vaccination; vaccines
- ... The generation of an efficacious vaccine that elicits protective CD4+ T cell-mediated immunity has been elusive. The lack of a vaccine against the Leishmania parasite is particularly perplexing as infected individuals acquire life-long immunity to reinfection. Experimental observations suggest that the relationship between immunological memory and protection against Leishmania is not straightforwa ...