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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2012, Article ID 134645, 10 pages
Research Article

The Role of Vitamin D and Vitamin D Receptor in Immunity to Leishmania major Infection

1Eck Institute for Global Health, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
2Cancer Research Center, University at Albany, 1 Discovery Drive, Rensselaer, NY 12144, USA
3Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA

Received 2 May 2011; Revised 1 July 2011; Accepted 25 July 2011

Academic Editor: Marcela F. Lopes

Copyright © 2012 James P. Whitcomb 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.

Supplementary Material

VDRKO mice have increased numbers of T-cells in the draining lymph nodes; restimulation of lymph nodes; nitric oxide and IL-12p40 by macrophages from WT and VDRKO mice.

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