, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 88–90 | Cite as

Semen-elicited accumulation of antibodies and leucocytes in the rabbit female tract

  • Anna Smallcombe
  • K. R. Tyler


A marked increase in vascular permeability to proteins, including IgG, was observed in the reproductive tract of both virgin and parous rabbit does following insemination, leading to accumulation of immunoglobulins in the tissues and fluids of the reproductive tract.


Permeability Vascular Permeability Reproductive Tract Female Tract Parous Rabbit 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anna Smallcombe
    • 1
  • K. R. Tyler
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysiologyUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamEngland

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