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Minor Histocompatibility Antigens

"Minor Histocompatibility Antigens" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Allelic alloantigens often responsible for weak graft rejection in cases when (major) histocompatibility has been established by standard tests. In the mouse they are coded by more than 500 genes at up to 30 minor histocompatibility loci. The most well-known minor histocompatibility antigen in mammals is the H-Y antigen.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Minor Histocompatibility Antigens" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Minor Histocompatibility Antigens" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 174 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2010 and 2015 and 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.