Systemic Network Regulation Hypothesis: Some Experimental Evidence

  • G. C. Andrighetto
  • B. Benato
  • G. Tridente


The problem of antibody production and in general the internal regulation of the immune system was first focused by Jerne (1974) when he proposed a “network theory” based on internal antigenic properties of an idiotype.


Elementary Process Suppressor Cell Helper Function Plaque Form Cell Theoretical Immunology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. C. Andrighetto
    • 1
  • B. Benato
    • 1
  • G. Tridente
    • 1
  1. 1.Chair of ImmunopathologyUniversity of Padova Borgo Rome HospitalsVeronaItaly

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