Glycans from Fasciola hepatica Modulate the Host Immune Response and TLR-Induced Maturation of Dendritic Cells

Ernesto Rodríguez, Verónica Noya, Laura Cervi, María Laura Chiribao, Natalie Brossard, Carolina Chiale, Carlos Carmona, Cecilia Giacomini, Teresa Freire ABSTRACT Helminths express various carbohydrate-containing glycoconjugates on their surface, and they release glycan-rich excretion/secretion products that can be very important in their life cycles,…

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Immunization with Fasciola hepatica thioredoxin glutathione reductase failed to confer protection against fasciolosis in cattle

Gabriela Maggioli, Gualberto Bottini, Tatiana Basika, Pablo Alonzo, Gustavo Salinas, Carlos Carmona ABSTRACT The liver fluke Fasciola hepatica remains an important agent of food-borne trematode disease producing great economic losses due to its negative effect on productivity of livestock grazing in temperate…

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