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A helminth protein, or helminthic antigen, is a protein derived from a parasitic worm that causes an immune reaction. The most commonly seen antigens of this sort are derived from the schistosomes.
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Helminth proteins may be used to develop antibodies in animals and humans to protect against parasitic infections.
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