Complement-dependent bactericidal activity for E. coli K12 in serum of preterm newborn infants

A. Fietta, F. Sacchi, C. Bersani, G. Gialdroni Grassi, M. Stronati, P. Gancia, G. Rondini

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Abstract

Complement-dependent serum bactericidal activity for E. coli K12 was assessed in 12 term infants and in 16 preterm infants. In both groups of newborns, at birth, bactericidal reaction by the classical pathway of complement activation was impaired with respect to normal controls at

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-41
Number of pages5
JournalActa Paediatrica Scandinavica
Volume76
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1987

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Fietta, A., Sacchi, F., Bersani, C., Gialdroni Grassi, G., Stronati, M., Gancia, P., & Rondini, G. (1987). Complement-dependent bactericidal activity for E. coli K12 in serum of preterm newborn infants. Acta Paediatrica Scandinavica, 76(1), 37-41.