System theoretic control in immunology

  • C. F. Barton
  • R. R. Mohler
  • C. S. Hsu
Medicine And Biology
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 40)


A systematic overview is presented of body immune response from which a primitive mathematical model is derived as a base for more extensive research. The model provides a basic description of one basic class of cells (B-cells) with extensions for antibody switch-over and secondary response.


Memory Cell Foreign Agent Immunocompetent Cell Secondary Response Antibody Molecule 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. F. Barton
    • 1
  • R. R. Mohler
    • 1
  • C. S. Hsu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringOregon State UniversityCorvallis

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