The generation of germinal centers

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Abstract

Germinal centers are clusters of B lymphoblastoid cells that develop after antigenic stimulation in follicles of peripheral lymphoid organs. These structures are thought to play a major role in the generation of B memory cells. This thesis is dealing with several aspects of these germinal centers. In the introductionary chapter a survey is given of the literature concerning germinal centers. Moreover, in this chapter the findings of our studies as described in appendix papers 1-VII, are included and discussed. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Nieuwenhuis, Paul, Supervisor
Publisher
Publication statusPublished - 1987

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • B-lymfocyten, Kiemcentra

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