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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 198921, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/198921
Research Article

Pretreatment with Cry1Ac Protoxin Modulates the Immune Response, and Increases the Survival of Plasmodium-Infected CBA/Ca Mice

1Laboratorio de Inmunología Molecular, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Zaragoza, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Batalla 5 de mayo esq. Fuerte de Loreto, Iztapalapa 09230, Mexico
2Inmunidad en Mucosas UBIMED, FES-Iztacala, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Avenida de los Barrios 1, Los Reyes Iztacala, Tlalnepantla 54090, Mexico

Received 11 August 2009; Revised 24 November 2009; Accepted 16 December 2009

Academic Editor: Luis I. Terrazas

Copyright © 2010 Martha Legorreta-Herrera et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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