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Fig. 5 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 5

From: Investigating immune responses to parasites using transgenesis

Fig. 5

Expression of flagellar protein PAR4 in T. cruzi causes the activation of macrophages, CD8+ T cells and NKT cells which leads to the high rate of parasite destruction from the circulation through the production of different cytokines having direct effect such as TNF-a and through the activation of plasma cells and production of protective antibodies

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