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First Atlas of B-Cell Clones in the Body Forms New Foundation for Infectious Disease Research

12:30 EDT 31 Aug 2017 | Virgo Publishing

A model of the human body showing distinct B cell clonal networks in the gastrointestinal tract. Courtesy of Alexander H. Farley A new "anatomic atlas" of how B cells -- the immune system's producer of antibodies -- link up to form networks has been charted by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. This

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