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Historical Aspects of Polyclonal IgG Preparations

  • Volker Wahn
  • Peter Späth
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Abstract

Today we can choose between several polyclonal IgG products for both replacement and immunomodulation. However, it was a long way to go to reach this stage. In this chapter, we try to illustrate the major stages of IgG product development which began more than 70 years ago.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Pneumology and ImmunologyCharité University HospitalBerlinGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Pharmacology, University of BernBernSwitzerland

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