Mediators of Inflammation

Mediators of Inflammation / 1993 / Article

Research paper | Open Access

Volume 2 |Article ID 360168 |

S. I. Yalkut, E. V. Gulling, T. Yu. Gots, S. A. Kotova, O. B. Belova, V. Ch. Premyslov, "Low molecular weight thymic factor inhibits histamine release from basophils", Mediators of Inflammation, vol. 2, Article ID 360168, 4 pages, 1993.

Low molecular weight thymic factor inhibits histamine release from basophils

Received29 Jun 1993
Accepted07 Oct 1993


Low molecular weight thymic factor stimulates the suppressor function of T-lymphocytes, increases cAMP content (but not cGMP) in lymphocytes and inhibits histamine release from sensitized basophils. The mechanisms of LTF action are discussed.

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