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Antibody Affinity, Macrophage Function and Immunoregulation in Murine Immune Complex Disease

  • M. W. Steward
Conference paper
Part of the Bayer-Symposium book series (BAYER-SYMP, volume 6)

Abstract

The investigation of experimentally-induced chronic immune complex disease (ICD) in rabbits receiving daily injection of heterologous serum protein antigens has shown that both quantitative and qualitative variations in antibody response underlie differences in susceptibility to this disease (3, 25). Furthermore, the observations that there are clear inter-strain differences in susceptibility to chronic ICD following neonatal infection of inbred mice with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCM) indicate that genetically determined factors may underlie these variations in antibody response (19).

Keywords

Human Serum Albumin Macrophage Function Immunoglobulin Class Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus Immune Complex Disease 
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