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Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 11, pp 1515–1517 | Cite as

PPD-induced blastogenesis is auto-regulated by suppressor cells generated in vitro

  • N. Aoki
  • L. J. Degroot
Article

Summary

Suppressor cell induction can be demonstrated during antigen specific blastogenesis by using the same methods which have shown induction of suppressor cells by Con A. Since suppressor cells are rapidly generated during antigen specific blastogenesis, they must regulate the final level of blastogenesis induced during the seven day in vitro incubation.

Keywords

Suppressor Cell Final Level Cell Induction Suppressor Cell Induction 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Aoki
    • 1
    • 2
  • L. J. Degroot
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MedicineKinki University School of MedicineOsaka(Japan)
  2. 2.Department of MedicineUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA

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