Rabbits were injected into the hind foot with diphtheria toxoid and bovine serum albumin. Fragments of popliteal lymph node taken from them several months later were placed in plasma-clot cultures with Eagle's medium. When antigen was added to the culture fluid, anamnestic antibody responses occurred regularly. When the antigen was diphtheria, responsiveness remained for 4 days after the beginning of the culture. When it was bovine serum albumin, responsiveness lasted for about 8 days. Once an anamnestic response had begun, antibody formation continued for 4 weeks or more. High concentrations of bovine serum albumin (0.5 mg/ml) did not inhibit the response. When both antigens were used to stimulate the same culture, it was found that the two responses were independent.

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