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Medical Microbiology and Immunology

, Volume 159, Issue 4, pp 271–277 | Cite as

Identification of non-specific serum inhibitors of rubella virus haemagglutination

  • Hans Blom
  • Gunnar Haukenes
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Abstract

Different classes of serum lipoproteins were tested for inhibition of the rubella haemagglutinin. In contrast to earlier reports inhibitory activity was demonstrated in all classes, LDL being predominant.

Several data indicate that the inhibitory activity is associated with the polar groups of the phospholipids, exposed at the surface of the lipoprotein.

Keywords

Inhibitory Activity Early Report Polar Group Rubella Serum Lipoprotein 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans Blom
    • 1
  • Gunnar Haukenes
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Medicine, Gade Institute Department of MicrobiologyUniversity of BergenBergen

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