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- Oliver-Aguillón, Gabriela, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Infection and immunity 2006 v.74 no.3 pp. 1883-1889
- Peyer's patches; Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium; anterior pituitary hormones; atrophy; bacterial colonization; blood serum; cell-mediated immunity; gastrointestinal hormones; humans; humoral immunity; hypophysectomy; immune response; immunoglobulin A; immunoglobulin G; immunoglobulin M; intestinal absorption; intestinal mucosa; oxytocin; rats; secretion; serotypes; spleen; surface proteins; vasopressin
- ... The influence of anterior pituitary hormones on the gastrointestinal tract of humans and animals has been reported. Hypophysectomy (HYPOX) in the rat causes atrophy of the intestinal mucosa, reduction of gastric secretion and intestinal absorption, and increased susceptibility to infections. To our knowledge, there are no studies on the humoral immune response of the gut-associated lymphoid tissue ...
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