Q&A : what’s the length of peptide sufficient for stimulating T cell response?

Peptide longer than 20 amino acids require proteolytic enzyme and therefore require professional APCs, which ensure sufficient co-stimulation.

2 thoughts on “Q&A : what’s the length of peptide sufficient for stimulating T cell response?”

    1. Yes. We have seen latency with HIV. I think that it is also a protective mechanism, so it is harder to eliminate the virus completely.

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