Development of Immunologic Competence in Germfree and Conventional Mice

  • M. J. Bosma
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB)


The ability of an animal to resist the vast variety and multitude of disease-causing pathogens is primarily a function of its immune potential. How this immune potential is programmed with specificity against so many prospective immunogens is one of the great mysteries of immunology.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. J. Bosma
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  1. 1.The Institute for Cancer ResearchPhiladelphiaUSA

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