Vaccination as a possible means of preventing lantana poisoning.

Stewart C., Lamberton J.A., Fairclough R.J. and Pass M.A. (1988) Vaccination as a possible means of preventing lantana poisoning.. Australian veterinary journal, 65 11: 349-352. doi:10.1111/j.1751-0813.1988.tb14262.x


Author Stewart C.
Lamberton J.A.
Fairclough R.J.
Pass M.A.
Title Vaccination as a possible means of preventing lantana poisoning.
Journal name Australian veterinary journal   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0005-0423
Publication date 1988-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1111/j.1751-0813.1988.tb14262.x
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
Volume 65
Issue 11
Start page 349
End page 352
Total pages 4
Language eng
Subject 3400 Veterinary
Abstract The toxic triterpene acids lantadene A and lantadene B were isolated from Lantana camara and conjugated to bovine serum albumen or haemocyanin. The conjugates were emulsified with complete Freund's adjuvant and injected into sheep and cattle. Vaccinated animals produced antibodies against the toxic compounds. Cholestasis was less severe in vaccinated than in non-vaccinated sheep challenged with a toxic dose of lantana. The results indicated a mild protective effect of vaccination against the hepatotoxic effects of lantana toxins.
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