Humoral immunity to heterotopic corneal allografts in the rat.

Despite indications that humoral immune responses may be involved in corneal allograft rejection, few definitive reports of such responses exist, and the antigens responsible for evoking and targeting these responses remain unknown. We report the development of donor-specific humoral immunity in PVG (RT1c) rats given fully allogeneic ACI (RT1a) corneal… CONTINUE READING