Acute phase response in reindeer after challenge with Escherichia coli endotoxin.

@article{Orro2004AcutePR,
  title={Acute phase response in reindeer after challenge with Escherichia coli endotoxin.},
  author={Toomas Orro and S D Priya Sankari and T Pudas and Aulikki Oksanen and Timo Soveri},
  journal={Comparative immunology, microbiology and infectious diseases},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={413-22}
}
The serum concentrations of two acute phase proteins (APPs), haptoglobin (Hp) and serum amyloid-A (SAA), were monitored in reindeer after challenge with endotoxin. Four adult female reindeer received either 0.1 microg/kg Escherichia coli 0111:B4 lipopolysaccharide B or saline solution intravenously. At the second challenge, the treatments were reversed. In addition to the APPs, changes in blood chemistry and rectal temperature were monitored. The endotoxin challenge caused a significant… CONTINUE READING
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