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Propagation of cryptosporidium in cell culture

Thompson, R.C.A., Hijjawi, N., Campos, M., Applebee, A. and Olson, M. (2003) Propagation of cryptosporidium in cell culture. Patent, US20030235903 .

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The invention provides an improved method of propagating Cryptosporidium in cell culture. The methods supports the complete life cycle or Cryptosporidium and produces all known forms of the parasite in addition to two novel forms. Cryptosporidium parasites propagated in vitro can be used to produce a vaccine composition for immunizing animals against Cryptosporidium infection.

Publication Type: Others
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Notes: Patent US20030235903
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