Preferential expression of the T-cell receptor Vβ3 gene by Mlsc reactive T cells


The precursor frequency of T cells specific for any given foreign antigen is, in general, extremely low. Prominent exceptions to this rule are the T cells that are specific for foreign major histocompatibility complex (MHC) products or for products of the minor lymphocyte stimulatory (Mls) genes in the mouse which are present at high frequencies1,2. Here… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/335827a0


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