Spirochetes: vaccines, animal models and diagnostics

M. Simon, F. Milward, R. Lefebvre, L. Schouls, E. Fikrig, T. Wasmoen, K. Stover, B. Menefee, J. Robinson

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The detailed characterization of various proteins from spirochetes using molecular biology techniques has made possible new approaches to vaccine and diagnostic development that are described in this session. The importance of animal models was emphasized and illustrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)641-647
Number of pages7
JournalResearch in Microbiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992


  • Animal models
  • Diagnostics
  • Serology
  • Spirochete
  • Vaccine

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology


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