Evolution of adaptive immunity

Christopher J. Secombes*, Lars Pilström

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Abstract

Antigen receptors and major histocompatibility molecules, key elements required for adaptive immunity, are first seen in jawed fish. So, how did they evolve and have they changed?

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)44-48
Number of pages5
JournalBiologist
Volume47
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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    Secombes, C. J., & Pilström, L. (2000). Evolution of adaptive immunity. Biologist, 47(1), 44-48.