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"Haptens" 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.

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Small antigenic determinants capable of eliciting an immune response only when coupled to a carrier. Haptens bind to antibodies but by themselves cannot elicit an antibody response.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Haptens" by people in this website by year, and whether "Haptens" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 14 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1982
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