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J Vet Med Sci. 2016 Jan;77(12):1693-6. doi: 10.1292/jvms.14-0428. Epub 2015 Jul 27.

Immunological study of an attenuated Salmonella Typhimurium expressing ApxIA, ApxIIA, ApxIIIA and OmpA of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae in a mouse model.

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Department of Bioactive Material Sciences, and Department of Veterinary Public Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju 561-756, South Korea.

Abstract

Salmonella Typhimurium strain expressing the Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae antigens, ApxIA, ApxIIA, ApxIIIA and OmpA, was previously constructed as a vaccine candidate for porcine pleuropneumonia. This strain was a live attenuated (∆lon∆cpxR∆asd)Salmonella as a delivery host and contained a vector containing asd. An immunological study of lymphocyte proliferation, T-lymphocyte subsets and cytokines in the splenocytes of a mouse model was carried out after stimulation with the candidate Salmonella Typhimurium by intranasal inoculation. The splenic lymphocyte proliferation and the levels of IL-4, IL-6 and IL-12 of the inoculated mice were significantly increased, and the T- and B-cell populations were also elevated. Collectively, the candidate may efficiently induce the Th1- and Th2-type immune responses.

PMID:
26227587
PMCID:
PMC4710733
DOI:
10.1292/jvms.14-0428
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