Activation of nonspecific killer cells by interleukin 2-containing supernatants.

@article{Teh1983ActivationON,
  title={Activation of nonspecific killer cells by interleukin 2-containing supernatants.},
  author={Hung Sia Teh and M. Yu},
  journal={Journal of immunology},
  year={1983},
  volume={131 4},
  pages={
          1827-33
        }
}
  • H. TehM. Yu
  • Published 1 October 1983
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of immunology
In the absence of specific antigen stimulation, nonspecific killer cells were induced by culturing C57BL/6 lymph node or spleen cells with interleukin 2-containing supernatants. These supernatants were obtained from stimulation of either rat spleen cells with concanavalin A or a variant of the T cell lymphoma, EL4 (H-2b) with phorbol myristic acetate. The ability of the EL4 supernatant to induce nonspecific killer cells was abrogated by absorption with an interleukin 2-dependent T cell line or… 

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