Precocious Anti-diphtheria Response induced by RNA Immuno-carrier

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IN previous papers an increase of the RNA content in the serum of rabbits immunized with horse serum albumin and rat or guinea-pig red blood cells was observed; the greatest increase was in the gamma-globulin fraction. The RNA extracted from immune rabbit sera (RNA Immuno-Carrier or RNA-I-C) was able to induce in normal rabbits a precocious antibody production against the same antigens used for immunizing the animals' source of the RNA1,2.

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MICHELAZZI, L., NANNI, G., BALDINI, I. et al. Precocious Anti-diphtheria Response induced by RNA Immuno-carrier. Nature 207, 1406–1408 (1965). https://doi.org/10.1038/2071406a0

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