Immunologic Responses of Mice Fed Diets Supplemented with Selenite Selenium

Julian E. Spallholz, John L. Martin, Marlene L. Gerlach, Rollin H. Heinzerling

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These experiments indicate that dietary Se at levels above that generally accepted as nutritionally adequate (0.1 ppm) enhances the primary immune response in mice as measured by the PFC test and by hemagglutination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)685-689
Number of pages5
JournalProceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 1973


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