Pertussis vaccine oedema: An experimental model for the action of penicillamine-like drugs

Abstract

A delayed hypersensitivity response was induced in the rat paw using pertussis vaccine. Oedema was measured after the challenging injection.d-Penicillamine and levamisole enhanced the response, while indomethacin suppressed it. This model is useful to distinguish the effects of antiinflammatory drugs from those liked-penicillamine which have a specific… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01971579

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@article{ArrigoniMartelli1976PertussisVO, title={Pertussis vaccine oedema: An experimental model for the action of penicillamine-like drugs}, author={Edoardo Arrigoni-Martelli and E. Arrigoni-Martelld E. Bramm and Edward C Huskisson and Derek A. Willoughby and Paul A Dieppe}, journal={Agents and Actions}, year={1976}, volume={6}, pages={613-617} }