Concluding Remarks

  • Peter J. van den Eisen
Part of the Molecular Biology Intelligence Unit book series (MBIU)

Abstract

Allorecognition can be considered in many ways as recognition of complexes of (allo) MHC and (allo) peptide. The question remains as to whether the T-cell response against these complexes of MHC and peptide expressed on the cell surface of an allograft displays a diverse character on the basis of T-cell receptor diversity or whether there is indeed selection at the level of the T-cell receptor by antigen-specific T cells.

Keywords

Arthritis Influenza Allo Pertussis Tetanus 

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