Question about antigen functioning
adriano.simoes at usa.net
Wed Jul 14 16:45:41 EST 1999
Now it's me who's getting confused ...
> Analagously, the cellular immune resposne may be thought of in terms of
> individual T-cell responses and the overall response comprised of all
> clones reactive with the antigen.
yes,ok - that's possible but what's the advantage of that ???
> As with the overall polyclonal humoral resposne, the overall polyclonal
> T-cell response may retain the sense of the the antigen's four dimensional
> space-time to which you alluded.
antigen's four dimensional space-time sence ??? ... didn't get that at all.
I'd be grateful if you could have the kindness of explaning that to me.
Francisco Adriano Simões, biotechnology student
at the University of Algarve - Portugal
[ adriano.simoes at usa.net ]
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