Self-reactive T cells and degeneracy of T cell recognition: Evolving concepts - From sequence homology to shape mimicry and TCR flexibility

Emanual Michael Maverakis, Peter Van Den Elzen, Eli E. Sercarz

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47 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)201-209
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Autoimmunity
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2001


  • Autoimmunity
  • Degeneracy
  • Driver clones
  • Molecular mimicry
  • Self-reactivity
  • TCR
  • Tolerance

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology
  • Immunology and Allergy

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