A telmophage

TWiP 53: Anti-saliva immunity

April 20, 2013

Lutzomyia longipalpis-sandflyHosts: Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier

Vincent and Dickson discuss the finding that immunity to a sandfly salivary protein protects against fatal visceral leishmaniasis in hamsters.

Download TWiP #53 (51 MB .mp3, 71 minutes).

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