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Immune memory downloaded

An impressive system for retrieving large numbers of antibodies from memory B cells has been developed. It has been put into practice in an investigation of immune responses to the human immunodeficiency virus.

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Figure 1: Retrieving a B-cell memory response: Scheid and colleagues' approach3.


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Burton, D., Poignard, P. Immune memory downloaded. Nature 458, 584–585 (2009).

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