volume 32, issue 3, P323-325 1999
DOI: 10.1590/s0100-879x1999000300012
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Abstract: AbstractIn order to study the role of natural killer (NK) cells during the early period of Leishmania infection, BALB/c mice were selectively and permanently depleted of NK cells by injection with 90 Sr and subsequently infected with Leishmania (Leishmania) amazonensis (HSJD-1 strain). 90 Sr is known to selectively deplete NK cells, leaving an intact T-and B-cell compartment and preserving the ability to produce both interferon alpha and IL-2. This method of depletion has advantages when compared with depleti…

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