Stimulation of resistance of immunocompromised mice by a muramyl dipeptide analog.

Infection and Immunity
Y OsadaK Nomoto

Abstract

L18-MDP(Ala), a synthetic derivative of muramyl dipeptide, enhanced resistance against Escherichia coli and Candida albicans infections in aged mice and younger adult mice whose defense mechanism(s) had been depressed by X-ray irradiation or by treatment with cyclophosphamide.

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