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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 298598, 8 pages
Antigenicity and Immunogenicity of Rotavirus VP6 Protein Expressed on the Surface of Lactococcus lactis
Laboratorio de Inmunología y Virología (LIV), Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Bernal, B1876BXD Buenos Aires, Argentina
Received 29 April 2013; Revised 25 June 2013; Accepted 9 July 2013
Academic Editor: Jose R. Botella
Copyright © 2013 L. E. Esteban 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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