Identification of non-specific serum inhibitors of rubella virus haemagglutination
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.
KeywordsInhibitory Activity Early Report Polar Group Rubella Serum Lipoprotein
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