Use of the Western blot technique to identify the immunogenic proteins of Borrelia burgdorferi for developing a Lyme disease vaccine

CONCLUSION: The strong immune response to the 41 kDa flagellin protein by the different mammalian species suggests the utility of a possible vaccine targeting this protein, although other proteins may also be appropriate, for preventing Lyme disease following a bite from an infected tick.PMID:36403566 | DOI:10.1016/j.biopha.2022.114013
Source: Biomedicine and pharmacotherapy = Biomedecine and pharmacotherapie - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Source Type: research