Oral vaccines conundrum

Jeffrey Atkinson jatkin at spartan.ac.brocku.ca
Mon Feb 26 20:52:06 EST 2001

To All;

	I'll be brief because this could be very silly.

	If at least a humoral immune response is possible by 
ingesting a protein (say an attenuated virus) then why do we not 
raise a response against all foreign ingested proteins?

	Coming from parts quite distant from immunology.....


Dr. Jeffrey Atkinson
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Brock University
St. Catharines, Ontario
Canada  L2S 3A1

jatkin at spartan.ac.BrockU.ca
phone:  905 688-5550 ext 3967
fax: 905 682-9020


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