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Research Article

Vector Transmission of Leishmania Abrogates Vaccine-Induced Protective Immunity

  • Nathan C. Peters,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Nicola Kimblin,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Nagila Secundino,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Shaden Kamhawi,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Phillip Lawyer,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • David L. Sacks mail

    dsacks@nih.gov

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: June 19, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1000484

About the Authors

Nathan C. Peters, Nicola Kimblin, Nagila Secundino, Shaden Kamhawi, Phillip Lawyer, David L. Sacks
Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: dsacks@nih.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NCP DLS. Performed the experiments: NCP NK NS SK. Analyzed the data: NCP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NCP PL. Wrote the paper: NCP DLS.