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An invariant T cell receptor alpha chain defines a novel TAP-independent major histocompatibility complex class Ib-restricted alpha/beta T cell subpopulation in mammals.
Recognition of porcine major histocompatibility complex class I antigens by human CD8+ cytolytic T cell clones.
The study is not the first to implicate the major histocompatibility complex (MHC), a cluster of genes critical to the recognition of the body's own cells as "self," but it is the largest and most definitive, and its findings call into question data from smaller studies that suggested critical roles for other genetic regions.
50 protein (clone IFI-15K) HLA-C Major histocompatibility complex, 2.
Selective increases of intracellular adhesion motecute-1 and major histocompatibility complex class I.
The purpose of this project is to examine the DRB region of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) in the owl monkey (Aotus azarai).
The major histocompatibility complex (MHC) or Histocompatibility-2 (H-2) complex is lobated within the seventeenth chromosome of mice.
One advantage of using an amnion cell, the team says, is that it does not produce Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) through which the human immune system distinguishes itself from the immune system of another person.
In all higher species, these signature proteins are referred to as the major histocompatibility complex, or MHC.
Boffins in Chicago have been studying a cute little cluster of genes they call the Major Histocompatibility Complex.
After several medical evaluations, physicians discovered Lawrence had an immune deficiency disease called Major Histocompatibility Complex Class II deficiency.
The nature of selection on the major histocompatibility complex.

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