Spleen cell responses in experimental murine toxocariasis.

  title={Spleen cell responses in experimental murine toxocariasis.},
  author={Stephen G Kayes},
  journal={The Journal of parasitology},
  volume={70 4},
Splenic responses of CBA/J mice infected with 250 embryonated ova of the nematode, Toxocara canis were characterized during the first month post-inoculation (P.I.). By the 6th day of infection, spleen to body weight ratios were over 3.5 times greater in infected mice than uninfected controls. This ratio peaked at 5.0 on day 14 and declined slightly by day… CONTINUE READING