Roles of DNA and RNA in the Antibody Response

  • Abram B. Stavitsky


It now is evident that DNA and RNA play major roles in the antibody response. This paper presents studies from this laboratory which aim at a better definition of these roles. Already published experiments are summarized only briefly, while current work is treated more completely. Finally, on the basis of some of the evidence available from this and other laboratories, a broad picture of the antibody response is drawn to further discussion, speculation, and experimentation.


Plasma Cell Antibody Response Antibody Formation Popliteal Lymph Node Antibody Synthesis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abram B. Stavitsky
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  1. 1.Department of Microbiology, School of MedicineCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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