A model of the immune system after vaccinations

Abstract

The mathematical model of human immune reactions following a series of vaccinations (against hepatitis B) is proposed. The model is presented in terms of a functional-differential equation. Fundamental properties of the model are studied. Theoretical results derived from this model are compared with experimental data.

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Foryś, U., Żołek, N. A model of the immune system after vaccinations. ARI 50, 180–184 (1998). https://doi.org/10.1007/s007770050012

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Key words

  • Functional-differential equation
  • Antigen
  • Antibody
  • Plasma cell
  • Organ-target