Measuring bacterial products in biological samples
- This protocol is used for measuring levels of LPS in mouse or human plasma or serum. If you use this protocol, please cite: Circulating muramyl dipeptide is negatively associated with interleukin-10 in the frail elderly.Verschoor CP, Naidoo A, Wallace JG, Johnstone J, Loeb M, Bramson JL, Bowdish DM. Inflammation. 2015 Feb;38(1):272-7. doi: 10.1007/s10753-014-0030-z.
- This protocol is used for measuring levels of MDP, a component of the bacterial cell wall in mouse or human plasma or serum. If you use this protocol, please cite: Age-Associated Microbial Dysbiosis Promotes Intestinal Permeability, Systemic Inflammation, and Macrophage Dysfunction.N Thevaranjan, A Puchta, C Schulz, A Naidoo, JC Szamosi, …Cell Host & Microbe 21 (4), 455-466. e4