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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Petiveria Alliacea L. Extract Protects Mice Against Listeria Monocytogenes Infection - Effects On Bone Marrow Progenitor Cells
Author: Quadros M.R.
Souza Brito A.R.M.
Queiroz M.L.S.
Abstract: In this study we have investigated the effects of Petiveria alliacea on the hematopoietic response of mice infected with Listeria monocytogenes. Our results demonstrate a protective effect of the crude extract of P. alliacea since the survival of the treated/infected was higher than that in the infected group. Moreover, the number of granulocyte/macrophage colonies (CFU- GM) and the serum colony stimulating activity levels were increased in the treated/infected mice in relation to the infected group. These results suggest an immunomodulation of Petiveria alliacea extract on hematopoiesis, which may be responsible, at least in part, for the increased resistance of mice to Listeria monocytogenes infection.
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Date Issue: 1999
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