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Cultivation of Heligmosomoides Polygyrus: An Immunomodulatory Nematode Parasite and its Secreted Products

DOI :

10.3791/52412-v

12:40 min

April 6th, 2015

April 6th, 2015

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1Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, University of Edinburgh, 2Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research

Heligmosomoides polygyrus is a murine nematode with powerful immunomodulatory capabilities that closely resemble those of highly-prevalent human helminth infection. Here we describe a protocol for the long-term maintenance of the H. polygyrus lifecycle.

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