Production of opsonins that facilitate phagocytosis of Streptococcus pneumoniae by human alveolar macrophages or neutrophils after vaccination with pneumococcal polysaccharide

Am Rev Respir Dis. 1981 Aug;124(2):193-5. doi: 10.1164/arrd.1981.124.2.193.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Bacterial Vaccines / immunology*
  • Humans
  • Macrophages / immunology*
  • Male
  • Neutrophils / immunology
  • Opsonin Proteins / biosynthesis*
  • Phagocytosis*
  • Polysaccharides, Bacterial / immunology
  • Pulmonary Alveoli / cytology*
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / immunology*

Substances

  • Bacterial Vaccines
  • Opsonin Proteins
  • Polysaccharides, Bacterial