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oa South African Medical Journal - Effects of ascorbate on leucocytes - Part II. Effects of ascorbic acid and calcium and sodium ascorbate on neutrophil phagocytosis and post-phagocytic metabolic activity

Volume 56, Issue 10
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135

 

Abstract

The effects of ascorbic acid and calcium and sodium ascorbate at a concentration range of 10-6M - 10-1M on polymorphonuclear leucocyte (PMN) phagocytosis of Candida albicans and post-phagocytic nitroblue tetrazolium (NSD reduction, hexose monophosphate shunt (HMS) activity and myeloperoxidase-mediated iodination of ingested protein were investigated.

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2017-12-15

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