Parasites and immunotherapy: with or against?

Yousofi Darani, Hossein. and Yousefi, Morteza. and Safari, Marziye. and Jafari, Rasool. (2016) Parasites and immunotherapy: with or against? Journal of Parasitic Diseases, 40 (2). pp. 217-226.


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Immunotherapy is a sort of therapy in which antibody or antigen administrates to the patient in order to treat or reduce the severity of complications of disease. This kind of treatment practiced in a wide variety of diseases including infectious diseases, autoimmune disorders, cancers and allergy. Successful and unsuccessful immunotherapeutic strategies have been practiced in variety of parasitic infections. On the other hand parasites or parasite antigens have also been considered for immunotherapy against other diseases such as cancer, asthma and multiple sclerosis. In this paper immunotherapy against common parasitic infections, and also immunotherapy of cancer, asthma and multiple sclerosis with parasites or parasite antigens have been reviewed

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Asthmaو Cancerو Immunotherapyو Multiple Sclerosis وParasiteو Parasitic diseases
Subjects: QW Microbiology and Immunology
QX Parasitology
Divisions: Reserach Vice-Chancellar Department > student research center
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Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2017 10:04
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2018 08:31

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