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December 1964

Attempts at Sensitization to Skin in Guinea Pigs

Author Affiliations


From the Department of Dermatology of New York University Schools of Medicine.

Arch Dermatol. 1964;90(6):620-623. doi:10.1001/archderm.1964.01600060086014

Attempts were made to sensitize guinea pigs to autologous and homologous skin by means of intracutaneous injections of skin in adjuvant emulsion. The results of the complement fixation tests and skin tests and the clinical changes noted failed to indicate the development of sensitivity to skin in these guinea pigs.

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