PMID: 7320513Jan 1, 1981Paper

A rapid new method of measuring phagocytosis and cytotoxicity in macrophage tissue cultures

Journal of Immunological Methods
E A Friedrich, R Gliniorz

Abstract

111Indium as a radioactive tracer for labelling cells has advantages of 51 chromium: very low leakage after 24 h, superior counting properties of the radionuclide 111indium, and a labelling yield of greater than 70%. Tissue culture chamber slides combine the advantage of tissue culture micromethods with simple preparation techniques used in histology. We report here results with peritoneal macrophages as effector cells and erythrocytes and tumor cells as targets. Phagocytosis and cytotoxicity were measured easily and rapidly.

References

Mar 11, 1975·Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine·R C GilesR P McCaffrey

Citations

Sep 14, 1994·Journal of Immunological Methods·N Plasman, B Vray
Jan 1, 1984·Immunological Communications·V BurkartE A Friedrich
Jan 1, 1984·Virchows Archiv. B, Cell Pathology Including Molecular Pathology·R KühnleinR Süss

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