Published in Vaccine Weekly, October 29th, 2003
The Antigen Express Ii-Key peptide technology boosts the presentation of T-helper cell-stimulating, MHC-class-II-presented peptides to the immune system. In this study, mice immunized with Ii-Key peptide hybrids of peptide epitopes from two different HIV proteins (gp160 and gag) had significantly more potent immune responses, as measured in vitro by ELISPOT analyses, than did naked MHC class II epitope-only peptides.
The paper, "Ii-Key MHC class II epitope...
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