Kinetics of enzymes released from polymorphonuclear leucocytes in a skin chamber.

Ten healthy volunteers were investigated with a skin chamber technique developed for leucocyte migration studies. Chambers, filled with autologous serum, were harvested at 4, 8, 12, 22, and 30 hours. A marked increase was found both in the concentration of elastase in chamber serum as measured by RIA, and of lysozyme as measured both with lysoplate and… CONTINUE READING