Paul Ehrlich and the Foundations of Autoimmunity

  • R. S. Schwartz
Conference paper


An invitation to convene a symposium on autoimmunity in Berlin warrants a célébration of one of the principal architects of immunology, Paul Ehrlich. The occasion is appropriate, for it is now almost 100 years since Ehrlich was invited by Robert Koch to join him in the new Institute for Infectious Diseases in Berlin, where Ehrlich first applied his talents to problems of immunology.


Arthritis Mold Anemia Bacillus Lime 


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Schwartz

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations