Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 115, Issue 6, pp 728–731 | Cite as

Effect of defensins on the blood level of corticosterone and the immune response during stress

  • O. V. Shamova
  • M. P. Lesnikova
  • V. N. Kokryakov
  • E. K. Shkhinek
  • E. A. Korneva
Microbiology and Immunology

Key Words

defensins stress immune response corticostatic effect 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • O. V. Shamova
    • 1
  • M. P. Lesnikova
    • 1
  • V. N. Kokryakov
    • 1
  • E. K. Shkhinek
    • 1
  • E. A. Korneva
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Immunopathophysiology, Research Institute of Experimental MedicineRussian Academy of Medical SciencesSt. Petersburg

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