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Immunostimulative Effects of Some Substances in Pigs with Experimental Ascariasis

BENKOVA M, BOROSKOVA Z, SOLTYS J
Veterinarni Medicina 36, 1991, 717-724

The effects were studied of four immunomodulative substances of biological origin [purified glucan. glucan with porcine immunoglobulin and zinc, transfer factor and vitamin A] on T and B lymphocytes, along with their protective effects in pigs with experimental ascariasis. These substances activated T and B lymphocytes with different intensity. The nonspecific stimulation of these cells in the blood of pigs with the immunomodulative substances intensified the protective mechanisms


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