Genetics of mouse antibodies. I. Linkage of the dextran response locus, VH‐DEX, to allotype

R. Riblet, Bonnie Blomberg, M. Weigert, Rose Lieberman, B. A. Taylor, M. Potter

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The antibody response of mice to α‐1,3 linked dextran is shown to be controlled by a heavy chain variable region gene, VH‐DEX. The map distance between this gene and the heavy chain allotype locus is estimated to be 0.3 recombination units.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)775-777
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Immunology
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1975
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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