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Abstract

The present review attempts to analyze the available experimental evidence for the immunological commitment of the antigen-sensitive precursors of B lymphocytes.

Keywords

Antibody Response Precursor Cell Spleen Cell Peritoneal Cell Irradiate Mouse 
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Abbreviations

B lymphocyte (or B cell)

bone marrow-derived lymphocyte

BRC

burro red cells

BSA

bovine serum albumin

ChRC

chicken red cells

DNP

dinitrophenyl

Fab-anti MIg

monovalent Fab fragments of rabbit antimouse-Ig antibody

FγG

fowl gamma globulin

Fl

fluorescein (isothiocyanate)

G anti RIg

goat anti-rabbit-Ig antibody

GRC

goat red cells

HRC

horse red cells

HSA

human serum albumin

Hy

hemocyanin

Ig

immunoglobulin

KLH

keyhole limpet hemocyanin

LN

lymph node

LPS

lipopolysaccharide

NIP

4-hydroxy- 5-iodo-3-nitrophenacetyl

N2Phlac

azophenyl-β-lactoside

OA

ovalbumin

PFC

plaque-forming cells

(Phe, G)-Pro-L

poly-l-(Phe, Glu)-poly-l-Pro-poly-l-Lvs

POL

polymerized flagellin

PVP

polyvinylpyrrolidone

R anti-POL

rabbit-anti-POL antibody

R anti-MIg

rabbit anti-mouse-Ig antibody

Rd

tetramethylrhodamine (isothiocyanate)

RFC

rosette-forming cells

Sa

Salmonella adelaide (heat-killed)

SRC

sheep red cells

T lymphocyte (or T cell)

thymus-derived lymphocyte

TdR

thymidine

TDL

thoracic duct lymphocytes

TGAL

poly-l-(Tyr, Glu)-poly-dl-Ala-poly-l-Lys

(T, G)-Pro-L

poly-l-(Tyr, Glu)-poly-l-Pro-poly-l-Lys

TNP

trinitrophenyl

T × BM mice

adult thymectomized, irradiated mice protected with bone marrow cells

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivan Lefkovits
    • 1
  1. 1.Basel Institute for ImmunologyBaselSwitzerland

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