Salmonella Immunity In Aids

Grant number: 566812 | Funding period: 2009 - 2011

Completed

Abstract

Salmonella typhimurium is an important pathogen in both developed and developing countries where it causes significant HIV-linked morbidity. There is a pressing need to understand how immunity might be established against this organism that will function when the patient is immunocompromised either through age or through a comorbidity like HIV.