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Research Article

C-Terminal Domain Deletion Enhances the Protective Activity of cpa/cpb Loaded Solid Lipid Nanoparticles against Leishmania major in BALB/c Mice

  • Delaram Doroud,

    Affiliations: Molecular Immunology and Vaccine Research Laboratory, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran, Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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  • Farnaz Zahedifard,

    Affiliation: Molecular Immunology and Vaccine Research Laboratory, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Alireza Vatanara,

    Affiliation: Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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  • Yasaman Taslimi,

    Affiliation: Molecular Immunology and Vaccine Research Laboratory, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Rouholah Vahabpour,

    Affiliation: Hepatitis and AIDS Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Fatemeh Torkashvand,

    Affiliation: Biotechnology Research Center, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Behrooz Vaziri,

    Affiliation: Biotechnology Research Center, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Abdolhossein Rouholamini Najafabadi mail,

    s_rafati@yahoo.com (SR); arnajafabadi@gmail.com (ARN)

    Affiliation: Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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  • Sima Rafati mail

    s_rafati@yahoo.com (SR); arnajafabadi@gmail.com (ARN)

    Affiliation: Molecular Immunology and Vaccine Research Laboratory, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

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  • Published: July 12, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001236

About the Authors

Delaram Doroud, Farnaz Zahedifard, Yasaman Taslimi, Sima Rafati
Molecular Immunology and Vaccine Research Laboratory, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
Delaram Doroud, Alireza Vatanara, Abdolhossein Rouholamini Najafabadi
Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Rouholah Vahabpour
Hepatitis and AIDS Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
Fatemeh Torkashvand, Behrooz Vaziri
Biotechnology Research Center, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SR ARN AV. Performed the experiments: DD FZ YT RV FT. Analyzed the data: DD BV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DD FZ AV. Wrote the paper: DD SR ARN.