MHC molecules in health and disease: At the cusp of a paradigm shift.

@article{Almeida2011MHCMI,
  title={MHC molecules in health and disease: At the cusp of a paradigm shift.},
  author={Denise E de Almeida and Joseph Holoshitz},
  journal={Self/nonself},
  year={2011},
  volume={2 1},
  pages={43-48}
}
Half a century after the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) was discovered, its functional roles in health and disease remain poorly understood. Many hallmarks of the MHC, including its unusual evolution, structurefunction properties of its gene products and allele-specific associations with dozens of diseases and health traits cannot be convincingly explained by the tenets of existing paradigms. It is therefore becoming increasingly apparent that in order to better understand MHC-health… CONTINUE READING
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