The evolution of nasal-associated lymphoid tissue in early vertebrates

Mucosal-associated lymphoid tissues (MALT) represent the first line of defense against external aggressions and pathogen entry in vertebrates. The MALT of higher vertebrates includes several mucosal inductive sites, such as the Peyer Patches (PP) and the nasal-associated lymphoid tissue ...

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Ulfar Bergthorsson, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of New Mexico

B.Sc. Biology, University of Iceland, Reyjavik, Iceland
Ph.D. Evolutionary Biology, University of...

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