Effect of Imiquimod on Tachyzoites of Toxoplasma gondii and Infected Macrophages in vitro and in BALB/c Mice

Treatment for toxoplasmosis is not completely successful because of their unwanted side effects, and new treatments are needed. Imiquimod has ability to moderate immune response and used to treat a wide variety of infections and tumors. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of imiq...

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Main Authors: Leila Zaki, Fatemeh Ghaffarifar, Zohreh Sharifi, John Horton, Javid Sadraei
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2020-07-01
Series:Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology
Online Access:https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fcimb.2020.00387/full