The Antigens of Paramecium

  • Ralph Wichterman


The study of antigens in paramecia has yielded valuable genetic information and criteria for showing resemblances and differences in clones, strains, and species of Paramecium and other protozoa. In a number of cases, serological methods have proved to be more precise than certain other methods in demonstrating relationships among organisms.


Surface Antigen Mutual Exclusion Antigenic Type Cytoplasmic Factor Cytoplasmic Inheritance 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralph Wichterman
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    • 2
  1. 1.Temple UniversityPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Marine Biological LaboratoryWoods HoleUSA

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