The effect of different doses of methisoprinol on the percentage of CD4+ and CD8+ T lymphocyte subpopulation and the antibody titers in pigeons immunised against PPMV-1

Journal title

Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences




No 3


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Biologiczne i Rolnicze


Polish Academy of Sciences Committee of Veterinary Sciences ; University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn




DOI: 10.2478/v10181-011-0055-2 ; ISSN 1505-1773


Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences; 2011; No 3


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