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study of the cellular basis of the primary immune response in mice.

James Cecil Kennedy

study of the cellular basis of the primary immune response in mice.

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Published in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antigens and antibodies,
  • Cytogenetics,
  • Hemolysis and hemolysins,
  • Immunity,
  • Mice

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 leaves.
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20795941M

    Anatomy of the immune system; Antibody affinity; Antibody-Antigen Binding; Antigen Presentation: how antigens are "presented" to B cells and T cells Antigen Receptors: on B cells and T cells Antigen Receptor Diversity: how a virtually limitless variety of antigen-binding sites is created by the immune system Asthma: its immunological basis. Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID, pronounced "skid") is a potentially fatal primary immunodeficiency in which there is combined absence of T-lymphocyte and B-lymphocyte function. There are at least 13 different genetic defects that can cause SCID. These defects lead to extreme susceptibility to very serious infections. This condition is generally considered to be .


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