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Stories by Gerald M. Edelman


The word refers to "place-dependent" interactions, which appear most strikingly in the developing embryo. Surprisingly, their study has provided a major clue to the origins of the immune system...

May 1, 1989 — Gerald M. Edelman

The Structure and Function of Antibodies

The complete amino acid sequence of an immunoglobulin molecule has been determined, defining the structure of antibodies and providing information on their evolution and differentiation and how they work...

August 1, 1970 — Gerald M. Edelman
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