Accession Number:

ADA009357

Title:

Mechanism of Bacterial Killing by the Peritoneal and Hepatic Macrophage Population.

Descriptive Note:

Annual progress rept. 1 Jan-31 Dec 74,

Corporate Author:

NEW ENGLAND MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-13

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The overall purpose of this project is to understand the mechanism by which mononuclear phagocytes kill and degrade bacteria. The goals set for the year covered by this report were to investigate the distribution of glycosidases in certain types of cells, and to demonstrate bacterial killing by a cell-free preparation from mononuclear phagocytes.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE