Table 1.

In vitro NKL interaction with LPS protects galactosamine-treated C3H/HeOU micea

Amt of NKL (μg/mouse)Amt of LPS (μg/mouse)No. of mice dead (% surviving)
000/5 (100)
00.054/5 (20)
10.050/5 (100)
  • a Galactosamine was injected i.p. (18 mg/mouse). Thereafter, a mixture of NKL and S. entericaserovar Typhimurium LPS (0.2 ml; preincubated at 37°C for 30 min) was injected i.v.