Thanks for the memories: Low-avidity T cells shine against escape variants

Pirooz Zareie, Nicole L. La Gruta

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T cell responses against foreign antigens are clonally diverse, but the significance of this diversity is unclear. In this issue of Immunity, Straub et al.1 show that recruitment of low-avidity T cells during primary infection can provide protection against subsequent encounter with escape variants.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1160-1162
Number of pages3
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 13 Jun 2023

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