Enhanced hydrogen peroxide release from macrophages stimulated with streptococcal preparation OK-432.

@article{Saito1979EnhancedHP,
  title={Enhanced hydrogen peroxide release from macrophages stimulated with streptococcal preparation OK-432.},
  author={Hidehiko Saito and Haruaki Tomioka},
  journal={Infection and immunity},
  year={1979},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={779-82}
}
Wheat germ lectin was found to be a potent triggering agent for hydrogen peroxide release from mouse peritoneal macrophages. Macrophages stimulated by intraperitoneal injection of OK-432, a lyophilized attenuated streptococcal preparation, were highly responsive to wheat germ lectin.