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Modulation of humoral immune responses by Tinospora malabarica in experimental animals.

by S K Bhattacharya, P C Maity, P Mediratta, P Sen
Indian journal of experimental biology ()

Abstract

Effect of alkaloidal fraction of aqueous extract of T. malabarica (Tm) was studied on humoral antibody responses in rats and guineapigs. The anti-SRBC haemagglutination titre was found to be enhanced in rats pretreated with Tm (2.5 mg/kg). Passive cutaneous anaphylaxis (PCA) in rats was also increased in Tm treated group. In vitro experiments with sensitized rat peritoneal mast cells showed a significant decrease in antigen-induced various spasmogens on isolated guineapig ileum.

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