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Can Attenuated Leishmania Induce Equally Effective Protection as Virulent Strains in Visceral Leishmaniasis?

By Joana Cunha, Eugenia Carrillo, Javier Moreno and Anabela Cordeiro-da-Silva

Submitted: September 19th 2013Reviewed: October 8th 2013Published: March 19th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57214

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Joana Cunha, Eugenia Carrillo, Javier Moreno and Anabela Cordeiro-da-Silva (March 19th 2014). Can Attenuated Leishmania Induce Equally Effective Protection as Virulent Strains in Visceral Leishmaniasis?, Leishmaniasis David M. Claborn, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/57214. Available from:

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