Lymphoid Regeneration Following x-Ray Treatment and the Susceptibility to the Induction of Immunological Tolerance

  • D. Nachtigal

Abstract

One of the main incentives for the study of the lymphoid system is its acknowledged role in the various manifestations of the immune response. The observations of Fishman (1961) suggest that antibody formation, at least, may depend on more than one cell type and that the lymphoid cells form antibody in response to instruction by macrophages. It would be tempting, therefore, to elucidate the possible function of these two cell series in other known immunological phenomena. The study reported here is an attempt to make some deductions along these lines with respect to the cellular basis of immunological tolerance.

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Albumin Germinal Pseudomonas 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Nachtigal
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  1. 1.Section of Cell BiologyThe Weizmann Institute of ScienceRehovothIsrael

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