ESAT-6 peptide recognition by bovine CD8+ lymphocytes of naturally infected cows in herds from southern Italy.

Francesco Dieli, Guido Sireci, Marco Pio La Manna, Nadia Rosalia Caccamo, Annalisa Barera, Alfredo Salerno, Fabrizio Vitale, Santo Caracappa, Stefano Reale, Hans Martin Vordermeier, Enrico Petrotta, Pasquale Macaluso

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to define epitopes of Mycobacterium bovis from ESAT-6 (early secretory antigen of 6 kDa) recognized by CD8(+) T lymphocytes from cows naturally infected with Mycobacterium bovis. We found that bovine CD8' T cells recognized 10 out of 11 ESAT-6 peptides tested
Lingua originaleItalian
pagine (da-a)530-533
Numero di pagine4
RivistaClinical and Vaccine Immunology
Volume13
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2006

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Microbiology (medical)

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