Effect of Cholesterol Oleate on the Phagocytic Function of the Reticulo-Endothelial System

@article{Stuart1962EffectOC,
  title={Effect of Cholesterol Oleate on the Phagocytic Function of the Reticulo-Endothelial System},
  author={Ann E. Stuart},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1962},
  volume={196},
  pages={78-79}
}
THE cells of the reticulo-endothelial system in contact with the blood stream are found mainly in the liver and spleen. One of their more important functions is phagocytosis of particulate matter such as bacteria, virus, colloidal dyes or finely divided carbon. It seemed reasonable to assume that the function of these cells may be modified by the nature of… CONTINUE READING