Immunogenetics of Ebola virus disease (EVD)

Last updated 9th Aug 2017
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A pinboard by Paula Ruibal

PhD Student, Heinrich Pette Institute

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I focus on the importance of HLA and TCR diversity during EVD and in the outcome to the disease.

The HLA class I and II genes play a very important role in the initiation of the adaptive immune responses. These molecules expressed on the surface of antigen presenting cells are highly polymorph...