Publisher description for Carbohydrate antigens / Per J. Garegg, Alf A. Lindberg, [editors].

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Covers recent developments in carbohydrate research in the chemical and biomedical arenas. Incluldes coverage of synthesis of artificial antigens and vaccines, structural determination of antigens, and molecular modeling of antigens interacting with antibodies and lectins. Also examines various biological, immunological and medical aspects. An opening chapter discusses the work of Dr. Michael Heidelberger. Valuable reading for carbohydrate, medicinal/pharmaceutical, and organic chemists and biochemists interested in biomedical research.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Carbohydrates -- Immunology -- Congresses.