[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: John Wallace
wallacej@vcu.edu
804-628-1550
Virginia Commonwealth University

Fractal Branching of T Cell Segments

Caption: This model depicts the fractal branching pattern of the D, J and V segments that make up a person's T cell receptors.

Credit: VCU Massey Cancer Center

Usage Restrictions: This image may only be used in conjunction with this particular research article.

Related news release: Researchers look to mathematics, nature, to understand the immune system and its role in cancer


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]