The effect of lead on the bone marrow stem cells of mice infected with Listeria monocytogenes.


We investigated the effects of lead exposure on the growth and differentiation of bone marrow hematopoietic cells, the so called colony-forming cells, in normal and Listeria monocytogenes infected mice (resistant and susceptible strains). We also studied the effects of lead on the serum colony-stimulating activity (CSA), as well as on the survival of the… (More)