Effect of intravenous immunoglobulin on opsonization in preterm newborn infants


Grant Data
Project Title
Effect of intravenous immunoglobulin on opsonization in preterm newborn infants
Principal Investigator
Professor Lawton, John William Magarey   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Lau   (Co-Investigator)
Start Date
1990-06-01
Amount
0
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1989/1990
Status
Completed
Objectives
To determine whether IVIgG therapy in preterm newborns increases the capacity of serum to opsonize pathogens common in the preterm new-borns, using neutrophil chemiluminescence as the indicator system.