H1N1

  • antibodies

    Diversity key in antibody repertoire

    Antibodies to the 2009 H1N1 influenza strain reveal new insights into how antibody diversity forms and functions, with possible implications for designing flu vaccines. Read More

    Oct. 7, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUCast: Close to Reality?

    (iStock) Having antibodies diverse enough to neutralize a range of viruses is advantageous for preventing reinfection. But the molecular features that underlie this diversity (and how it is generated) are poorly understood. James Crowe Jr., Ingram Professor of Cancer Research and professor of pathology, microbiology and immunology, and… Read More

    Sep. 30, 2011

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUCast: Fighting on the front lines

    (iStock) Having antibodies diverse enough to neutralize a range of viruses is advantageous for preventing reinfection. But the molecular features that underlie this diversity (and how it is generated) are poorly understood. James Crowe Jr., Ingram Professor of Cancer Research and professor of pathology, microbiology and immunology, and… Read More

    Feb. 18, 2011