The Role of the Monocyte in Tuberculosis


Title:
The Role of the Monocyte in Tuberculosis
Creator:
Sabin, Florence R.
Sugiyama, S.
Kindwall, J. A.
Cunningham, Robert S.
Date:
1925
Description:
In this article, her first on the mechanism of tuberculosis, Sabin and her colleagues presented evidence to show that tuberculosis infection causes an overproduction of monocytes and their derivatives, and alters the cytoplasmic activity of such cells so that they become a suitable medium for the tuberculosis mycobacterium.
Periodical:
Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Johns Hopkins University Press.
Genre:
Articles
Subject:
Tuberculosis, Monocytes, Leukocytes, and Lymphocytes
Format:
Text
Extent:
52 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Cunningham, Robert S., Florence R. Sabin, S. Sugiyama, and J. A. Kindwall. "The Role of the Monocyte in Tuberculosis." Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital XXXVII, 4 (1925): 231-280. Article. 52 Images.. Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital
Legacy ID:
RRBBGN
NLM ID:
101584641X94
Profiles Collection:
The Florence R. Sabin Papers
Story Section:
On the Faculty at 'The Hopkins', 1902-1925