Complement and the Mononuclear Phagocyte System

  • D. Lappin
  • K. Whaley
Part of the Blood Cell Biochemistry book series (BLBI, volume 5)


This chapter will review current knowledge of the relationship between the complement system and mononuclear phagocytes. To familiarize the reader with the complement system, its nomenclature, biochemistry, and biological activities, a brief review has been included.


Human Monocyte Complement Component Mononuclear Phagocyte Complement Protein Human Complement 
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  • D. Lappin
    • 1
  • K. Whaley
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Leicester Department of ImmunologyLeicester Royal InfirmaryLeicesterUK

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