Evaluation of Changes in Immune System of Operating Room Personnel by Measurement of Urinary Neopterin Concentrations

Baydar M., Capan Z., GİRGİN G. , BAYDAR T. , Sahin G.

PTERIDINES, cilt.22, ss.13-17, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier


Today it is known that neopterin is mainly produced by activated macrophages and a marker of immune activation and macrophage activity. Increased neopterin concentrations are observed in diseases related to cellular immunity including occupational pathologies.