Efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin preparations against viral and bacterial infections in mouse protection tests

  • Dr. W. Stephan, Dr. H. Dichtelmüller
  • Published 1983 in Infection


Our investigation indicates that pretreatment of human immunoglobulin for the elimination of the anticomplementary activity is associated with a loss of activity, the extent of which depends on the type of treatment applied. Laboratory preparations of human IgG were tested in a mouse protection assay using influenza A2-Taiwan virus, tetanus toxin… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01641203