The Effect of Pertussis Vaccine on the Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Induced by Streptozotocin in Mice

@article{Huang1984TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Pertussis Vaccine on the Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Induced by Streptozotocin in Mice},
  author={S. W. Huang and Glen Taylor and Ahmed Basid},
  journal={Pediatric Research},
  year={1984},
  volume={18},
  pages={221-226}
}
Summary: Protective effect of pertussis vaccine (PV) against the development of insulin-dependent diabetes (IDD) induced by streptozotocin (STZ) in young CD-I male mice were studied. When PV at a dose of 1.2 × 1010 microorganism was administered on –10, 0, or +4 d relative to a single injection of STZ (60 mg/kg body wt) on d 0, it completely aborted the… CONTINUE READING