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M P Combrink
Affiliation: Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute
Country: South Africa
Combrink M, Troskie P, de Klerk D, Pienaar R, Latif A, Mans B. Co-transmission of the non-transmissible South African Babesia bovis S24 vaccine strain during mixed infection with a field isolate. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2015;6:158-63 pubmed publisher
..bovis. However, the impact of this recombination with field isolates is considered negligible since a genotypically diverse population of B. bovis is already present in South Africa. ..
Troskie P, Latif A, Mans B, Combrink M. Efficacy of South African Babesia bovis vaccine against field isolates. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2017;8:671-674 pubmed publisher
..This study demonstrated the ability of the South African B. bovis S24 vaccine to protect cattle against challenge from local field isolates containing single or multiple parasite populations. ..