Deficits in serum amyloid A contribute to increased neonatal mortality during murine listeriosis

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Background:To understand the increased susceptibility of preterm neonates to infection.Methods:A murine listeriosis model using immunohistochemistry, microarray technology, and real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR).Results:We report that recombinant serum amyloid A (SAA) administered prophylactically 18 h before intraperitoneal (i.p.) inoculation with… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/pr.2013.164

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