Primate Helper Factors: Comment on the ‘Antigen Bridge’

  • Marc Feldmann


While it is ingenous to conceive of a new way of looking at the role of the ‘antigen bridge’ in T-B interaction, there are still many virtues of the formed view, which I feel is more consistent with the bulk of experimental data. It is also appropriate to point out the difficulties of the new formulation, and that it does not resolve any of the inherent problems of the T-B contact models of cell cooperation.


Contact Model Accessory Cell Dendritic Follicular Cell Cell Trigger Formed View 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc Feldmann
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  1. 1.Imperial Cancer Research Fund., Tumor Immunology Unit Department of ZoologyUniversity CollegeLondonUK

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