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T Lymphocytes pp 187-194 | Cite as

Immunosuppression by MHC Class II Blockade

  • Luciano Adorini
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 233)

Abstract

Antigen processing and presentation is a complex set of events leading to the activation of specific T cells by a binary ligand formed by antigenic peptides bound to major histocompatibility complex (MHC)-encoded molecules (1, 2).

Keywords

Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis Antigenic Peptide Clonal Dominance Competitor Peptide Cell Receptor Ligand 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luciano Adorini
    • 1
  1. 1.Preclinical Research Sandoz Pharma Ltd.BaselSwitzerland

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