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Infografias Periodicas: ¿Cómo funciona la inmunidad?

El profesor de química y bloguero de Compound Interest Andy Brunning explica de qué manera nuestro cuerpo combate a invasores externos como el coronavirus

by Andy Brunning, special to C&EN
April 21, 2020 | A version of this story appeared in Volume 98, Issue 16


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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Understanding How Vaccines Work. Last updated July 2018.

Janeway, Charles A., Jr., Paul Travers, Mark Walport, and Mark J. Shlomchik. “The Distribution and Functions of Immunoglobulin Isotypes.” In Immunobiology: The Immune System in Health and Disease. 5th ed. New York: Garland Science, 2001.

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Una colaboración entre C&EN y Andy Brunning, autor del blog de los famosos gráficos de Compound Interest (

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