Leucocytes from patients with colon carcinoma or non-cancerous intestinal disease react differently to foetal colon extract in leucocyte migration inhibition test.


IN OUR PREVIOUS PAPERS (Burtin et al., 1977, 1978) we showed that leucocytes from patients afflicted with a colorectal carcinoma had a significantly inhibited migration when they were reacted with a saline extract of an established colonic tumour line (HT29). Leucocytes from patients with a ehronic non-cancerous intestinal disease, taken as controls, also… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bjc.1980.237