Parasitology Research

, Volume 73, Issue 2, pp 186–189 | Cite as

Echinococcus granulosus antigens: Immunoelectrophoretic and Western blot analysis of hydatid cyst fluids

  • B. Gottstein
  • J. Eckert
  • S. A. Michael
  • R. C. A. Thompson
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Western Blot Blot Analysis Western Blot Analysis Echinococcus Echinococcus Granulosus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Gottstein
    • 1
  • J. Eckert
    • 1
  • S. A. Michael
    • 2
  • R. C. A. Thompson
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of ParasitologyUniversity of ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Veterinary Research InstituteMinistry of AgricultureDokki/CairoEgypt
  3. 3.School of Veterinary Studies, Division of Veterinary BiologyMurdoch UniversityWestern Australia

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