Protection against Brucella abortus in mice with O-polysaccharide-specific monoclonal antibodies. Academic Article uri icon


  • Mice injected with either of two monoclonal antibodies specific for the O polysaccharide of Brucella abortus prior to challenge infection had viable counts in spleens and livers significantly below those in control groups 1 and 4 weeks later. Two monoclonal antibodies specific for the porin of B. abortus failed to confer protection.

published proceedings

  • Infect Immun

altmetric score

  • 3

author list (cited authors)

  • Montaraz, J. A., Winter, A. J., Hunter, D. M., Sowa, B. A., Wu, A. M., & Adams, L. G.

citation count

  • 105

complete list of authors

  • Montaraz, JA||Winter, AJ||Hunter, DM||Sowa, BA||Wu, AM||Adams, LG

publication date

  • March 1986