T V Kantor

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
Serum levels of various cytokines, tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha), interleukin 1-beta (IL1-beta), and interleukin 2 (IL2), and of soluble IL2 receptors (sIL2R) were determined in 30 patients with definite systemic sclerosis (SSc). Spontaneous and lipopolysaccharide-or mitogen-induced production of the cytokines, TNF-alpha, IL1-beta, and IFN-gamma,(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the ability of T lymphocytes and natural killer (NK) cells from patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) to respond to cytokines and to generate immune effector cells. METHODS The numbers and percentages of peripheral blood T and NK cells were examined by 2-color flow cytometry, and NK and lymphokine-activated killer (LAK) cell(More)
Sodium borohydride in ethanol solution under mild conditions brings about the stepwise reduction of the 7-keto and the 11-keto groups of rutamycin and the oligomycins to the corresponding hydroxyl groups without further alterations of the macrocyclic lactone structure or other features of the molecule. The reduced compounds, as well as the parent(More)
  • 1