An Introduction to Immunobiology and innate immunity

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Unformatted text preview: ve creature. The word antigen was coined from “antibody generating”. Antigenic determinant/epitope: the sequence of AA recognized by the BCR or TCR. The immune system doesn’t see the whole protein of an immunogen. It only sees parts of it. An epitope is the part of the immunogen that b...
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