Oct 5, 2003
Do B cells make antibodies for proteins introduced by vaccination? (ie., Hep A or B vaccinations). Are these the same cells that generate antibody response to HIV or HepC? Are the mechanics of their operation fundamentally the same whether vaccination or infection provokes their response?
Response from Dr. Holodniy
Yes, yes, and yes.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Vaginal Discharge Could I Have Acute HIV Infection
- Itchy Balls After Kissing Cold Sore Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Itchy Rash After Sex With Hooker Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Oral Ulcers After Oral Sex With No Protection What Are The Chances Of HIV
- Painful Red Spots After Lap Dance Worried I Have HIV
- Rash After Sex With Sex Worker Worried I Have HIV
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.