Daily Archives: October 29, 2014


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October 29 is Baruj Benacerraf’s birthday.¬†Benacerraf was a Venezuelan-born American immunologist who discovered the genes which regulate the body’s immune response ability. Benacerraf spent much of his career studying¬†hypersensitivity. Hypersensitivity is the immune response reactions caused by allergens. These reactions can range to the vaguely uncomfortable all the way to […]

Today In Science History – October 29 – Baruj Benacerraf ...