Folia Microbiologica

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 345–350 | Cite as

Number of gammaglobulin containing cells after the single local administration of antigen

  • V. Kamarytová


The number of cells containing gammaglobulin in the regional lymphatic nodes of rabbits during the response to the single local dose of diphtheria toxoid was demonstrated using immunofluorescent technique. Antigen-dependent increase of the number of IgG—containing cells in regional lymph nodes was found. The possible source of the gammaglobulin without demonstrable specificity to the administered antigen is discussed.


Specific Antibody Antigenic Stimulation Popliteal Lymph Node Diphtheria Toxoid Anamnestic Reaction 
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© Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Kamarytová
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Immunology, Institute of MicrobiologyCzechoslovak Academy of SciencesPrague 4

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