Specific Suppression of Anti-Host Immune Reactivity in Graft-Versus-Host Reaction

  • H. Bril
  • R. Benner
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 149)


Intravenous injection of mice with irradiated allogeneic lymphoid cells induce the generation of antigen-specific T suppressor cells. This paper shows that such T suppressor cells suppress the acute and delayed Graft-versus-Host (GvH) reaction in lethally irradiated mice.


Bone Marrow Cell Spleen Cell Suppressor Cell Delay Type Hypersensitivity Irradiate Mouse 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Bril
    • 1
  • R. Benner
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cell Biology and GeneticsErasmus UniversityRotterdamThe Netherlands

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