Safety and immunogenicity of a synthetic carbohydrate conjugate vaccine against Shigella flexneri 2a in healthy adult volunteers: a phase 1, dose-escalating, single-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled study.
Detailed Investigation of the Immunodominant Role of O-Antigen Stoichiometric O-Acetylation as Revealed by Chemical Synthesis, Immunochemistry, Solution Conformation and STD-NMR Spectroscopy for Shigella flexneri 3a
Computer-aided design of sequence libraries for the engineering of transglucosylase binding subsites to enable glucosylation of an unnatural disaccharide motif of relevance for bacterial antigen synthesis
Efficient synthesis of six tri- to hexasaccharide fragments of Shigella flexneri serotypes 3a and/or X O-antigen, including a study on acceptors containing N-trichloroacetylglucosamine versus N-acetylglucosamine
Conformation of the O-specific polysaccharide of Shigella dysenteriae type 1: molecular modeling shows a helical structure with efficient exposure of the antigenic determinant alpha-L-Rhap-(1–>2)-alpha-D-Galp