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Infectious tolerance.

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Infectious tolerance can be induced in many ways, does not require a thymus or clonal deletion and can spread to third-party antigens linked on the same antigen-presenting cell-the process being variously described as linked-, bystanderor epitope-suppression. We here review the evidence concerning the mechanisms involved and attempt to make a consistent hypothesis, that during tolerance induction in the Th1-mediated autoimmune diseases and transplantation systems there would seem to be a phas...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Pathology Dunn School
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current opinion in immunology
Volume:
10
Issue:
5
Pages:
518-524
Publication date:
1998-10-05
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EISSN:
1879-0372
ISSN:
0952-7915
URN:
uuid:45d74d93-53ce-4075-b1a3-f793d1ec35e6
Source identifiers:
21388
Local pid:
pubs:21388

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