Adjuvant Activity of Erythrocyte Isoantigens

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Science  05 May 1967:
Vol. 156, Issue 3775, pp. 658-659
DOI: 10.1126/science.156.3775.658


Erythrocyte isoantigens determined by the B blood-group locus of chickens enhance the immune response to weak isoantigens. This adjuvant action occurs if the antigens are present on the same erythrocyte, and the recipients are capable of responding immunologically to the B antigens.