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Evaluation of in vivo Hemocyte Phagocytosis of Microsphere Beads in Litopenaeus vannamei Utilizing Flow Cytometry Following Administration of Bacterial Lipopolysaccharides
Animal Industry Report
  • J. Dustin Loy, Iowa State University
  • D. L. Hank Harris, Iowa State University
Extension Number
ASL R2484
Publication Date
2010
Disciplines
Topic
Animal Health
Summary and Implications

Carboxylate modified microspheres were injected into shrimp and phagocytosis of these particles was measured using flow cytometry following treatment with microbial lipopolysaccharides. This is the first time these methods have been used to assess innate immune responses in shrimp

Copyright Holder
Iowa State University
Language
en
Citation Information
J. Dustin Loy and D. L. Hank Harris. "Evaluation of in vivo Hemocyte Phagocytosis of Microsphere Beads in Litopenaeus vannamei Utilizing Flow Cytometry Following Administration of Bacterial Lipopolysaccharides" (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_loy/1/