Immune responses to pneumococcal pilus RrgA and RrgB antigens and their relationship with pneumococcal carriage in humans.

Muhammad S Ahmed, Stephen Derbyshire, Brian Flanagan, Christopher Loh, Max McCormick , Michele Barocchi, Vega Masignani, Adam H R Finn, Qibo Zhang

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)peer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Infection
Publication statusAccepted/In press - Jan 2014


  • Streptococcus pneumoniae; Pilus proteins; Serum antibody; B cell response; Nasopharynx-associated lymphoid tissue (NALT); Pneumococcal carriage

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