Neopterin and viral infections: diagnostic potential in virally induced liver disease.


D-erythro-neopterin is excreted in high amounts from human monocytes/macrophages responding to stimulation with gamma interferon. In vivo, the determination of neopterin offers a convenient possibility for monitoring the activation state of the cell-mediated immune system. Neopterin concentrations in body fluids also are raised with high sensitivity in… (More)


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