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Epitope masking may limit antibody boosting to malaria vaccines.

Kurtovic L, Boyle MJ, Beeson JG
Burnet Institute, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.


We discuss the study by McNamara et al., who report that low levels of antigen-specific antibodies in serum can limit the boosting of antibody and B-cell responses following immunization with live attenuated malaria sporozoites.

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  • Journal: Immunology and Cell Biology
  • Published: 01/02/2021
  • Volume: 99
  • Issue: 2
  • Pagination: 126-129