[Purification and identification of human leukocyte myeloperoxidase].


Myeloperoxidase (MPO) plays an important role in the oxygen-dependent microbicidal mechanism of polymorphonuclear neutrophils. The purpose of our study was to investigate the therapeutic potency of human MPO preparations. This paper is to present our work on MPO purification and its identification. White blood cells, isolated freshly from normal donors… (More)