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In vivo inhibition of pmn migration by antimacrophage serum

  • S. H. Ferreira
  • Gloria E. P. De Souza
  • R. Ribeiro Dos Santos
Part of the Inflammation: Mechanisms and Treatment book series (FTIN, volume 4)

Abstract

The aim of the present investigation was to evaluate the effect of rabbit anti-rat macrophage serum (AMS) on the oedema and cell migration induced by a preparation of M. tuberculosis. Inflammation induced by M. tuberculosis is known to recruit macrophages, and anti-macrophage serum was found to affect macrophages in vitro as well in vivo, and is becoming a valuable tool to study their various functions1–4.

Keywords

Normal Rabbit Serum Differential White Cell Count Quantitative Morphologic Analysis Macrophage Serum Alarm Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Ferreira
    • 1
  • Gloria E. P. De Souza
    • 1
  • R. Ribeiro Dos Santos
    • 1
  1. 1.Brazil

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