Major histocompatibility (B) complex control of responses against Rous sarcomas.


The chicken major histocompatibility (B) complex (MHC) affects disease outcome significantly. One of the best characterized systems of MHC control is the response to the oncogenic retrovirus, Rous sarcoma virus (RSV). Genetic selection altered the tumor growth pattern, either regressively or progressively, with the data suggesting control by one or a few… (More)