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Expression of Substance P and Somatostatin Receptors on a T Helper Cell Line

  • R. Scicchitano
  • A. M. Stanisz
  • D. G. Payan
  • H. Kiyono
  • J. R. McGhee
  • J. Bienenstock
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 216 A)

Abstract

Recent evidence has demonstrated the involvement of the neuroendocrine system in immunoregulation (1,2). Several in vitro studies have shown that the function of immune cells can be altered by hormones (3) and neurotransmitters including peptides, polypeptides and biogenic amines (4,5).

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Plaque Form Cell Clone Cell Population Cell Plaque Disease Research Unit Plaque Form Cell Response 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Scicchitano
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • A. M. Stanisz
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • D. G. Payan
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • H. Kiyono
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • J. R. McGhee
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • J. Bienenstock
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.The Department of Pathology, Intestinal Diseases Research Unit and Host Resistance ProgramMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  2. 2.the Department of Medicine, Howard Hughes Medical InstituteUniversity of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA
  3. 3.the Department of MicrobiologyUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamBirminghamUSA

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