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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2012, Article ID 981686, 7 pages
Review Article

Subversion of Immunity by Leishmania amazonensis Parasites: Possible Role of Phosphatidylserine as a Main Regulator

1Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Pólo Universitário Macaé, Brazil
2Centro de Pesquisa Gonçalo Moniz, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Salvador, BA, Brazil
3Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
4Instituto Nacional de Ciência e Tecnologia de Investigação em Imunologia, Salvador, BA, Brazil
5Laboratório de Biologia Celular, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 31 August 2011; Accepted 26 October 2011

Academic Editor: Marcela F. Lopes

Copyright © 2012 Joao Luiz Mendes Wanderley 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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