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Methionine Enkephalin: Enhancement of T-Cells in Patients with Kaposis’ Sarcoma, Aids, and Lung Cancer

  • N. P. Plotnikoff
  • J. Wybran
  • N. F. Nimeh
  • G. C. Miller

Abstract

The enkephalins were originally described as endogenous opiate peptides modulating perception of pain (1). Other behavioral functions for the peptides were identified including anti-depressant and anti-anxiety actions (2).

Keywords

Natural Killer Helper Cell Suppressor Cell Absolute Lymphocyte Count Total Lymphocyte Count 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. P. Plotnikoff
    • 1
  • J. Wybran
    • 4
  • N. F. Nimeh
    • 2
  • G. C. Miller
    • 3
  1. 1.Departments of PharmacologyOral Roberts University School of MedicineTulsaUSA
  2. 2.Departments of MedicineOral Roberts University School of MedicineTulsaUSA
  3. 3.Immuno-Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.TulsaUSA
  4. 4.Hospital ErasmeUniversite Libre de BruxellesBrusselsBelgium

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