Monoclonal Antibodies: Anti-CandidaAlbicans Mannan and Anti-Aspergillus Fumigatus Galactomannan

  • C. Munoz
  • J. C. Mazie
  • J. M. Delga
  • B. DuPont
  • J. P. Latge
  • E. Drouhet

Abstract

Mannan of Candida albicans and galactomannan of Asper-gillus fumigatus are the major antigens of these two fungi which play important roles in the immunology of candidosis and aspergillosis. Two monoclonal antibodies were prepared against these polysaccharide antigens.

Keywords

Polysaccharide Myeloma Aspergillus Candida Fusarium 

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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Munoz
    • 1
  • J. C. Mazie
    • 1
  • J. M. Delga
    • 2
  • B. DuPont
    • 2
  • J. P. Latge
    • 2
  • E. Drouhet
    • 2
  1. 1.HybridolabInstitut PasteurParisFrance
  2. 2.Unite de MycologieInstitut PasteurParisFrance

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