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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 128–129 | Cite as

Hymenolepis nana: Transfer of acquired immunity in mice through sensitized peritoneal exudate cells

  • R. K. Gupta
  • S. M. Elizabeth
  • S. L. Kaushik
  • G. N. Johri
Specialia

Summary

Sensitized peritoneal exudate cells from syngeneic donor Swiss albino mice infected with single and repeated doses of viable eggs ofHymenolepis nana produced a significant adoptive immunity in test mice when compared with animals which received non-sensitized (normal) cells. No significant difference was observed among the 2 recipient groups which received singly or repeatedly sensitized peritoneal exudate cells.

Keywords

Repeated Dose Test Mouse Swiss Albino Mouse Peritoneal Exudate Peritoneal Exudate Cell 

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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. K. Gupta
    • 1
  • S. M. Elizabeth
    • 1
  • S. L. Kaushik
    • 1
  • G. N. Johri
    • 1
  1. 1.Helminthology-Immunology Laboratory, School of Studies in ZoologyVikram UniversityUjjainIndia

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