Abstract:BACKGROUND Visceral Leishmaniasis (VL) is an infectious disease that is a significant
cause of death among infants aged under 1 year and the elderly in Brazil.
Serodiagnosis is a mainstay of VL elimination programs; however, it has
significant limitations due to low accuracy.OBJECTIVE This study aimed to evaluate three recombinant Leishmania
infantum proteins (rFc, rC9, and rA2) selected from previous
proteomics and genomics analyses to develop enzyme-linked immunosorbent
assay (ELISA) and immunochromatographi…
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