Jacqueline D Hunt, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
Lorena E Brown, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
David C Jackson, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
Published online: April 2001
Antigenic competition is the name given to the phenomenon in which inhibition or diminution of the immune response to one
antigen or determinant occurs following its administration in the presence of another antigen or determinant.
Keywords: antigenic competition; intermolecular competition; intramolecular competition
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