Acknowledgements. List of Abbreviations. Chapter 1. Molecular dissection of protein antigens and the prediction of epitopes (M.H.V. van Regenmortel). 2. Solid-phase peptide synthesis (S. Plaué and J.P. Briand). 3. Peptide-carrier conjugation (S. Muller). 4. Immunization with peptides (S. Muller). 5. Solid-phase immunoassays (M.H.V. van Regenmortel). 6. Detection of gene products with antipeptide antibodies (S. Muller). 7. Synthetic peptides as vaccines (M.H.V. van Regenmortel). Appendices. References. Subject index.
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