Acronyms that contain the term t-lymphocytes, cytotoxic
What does t-lymphocytes, cytotoxic mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: t-lymphocytes, cytotoxic.
We've found a total of 16 shorthands for t-lymphocytes, cytotoxic:
Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes
Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocytes
Nodular Poorly Differentiated Lymphocytes
Precursor Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte
cytotoxic T-cell lymphocyte
antireticular cytotoxic serum
Natural Killer cell Cytotoxic Activity
Cytotoxic T-lymphocyte–associated antigen
Human Peripheral T Lymphocytes
What does t-lymphocytes, cytotoxic mean?
- T-Lymphocytes, Cytotoxic
- Immunized T-lymphocytes which can directly destroy appropriate target cells. These cytotoxic lymphocytes may be generated in vitro in mixed lymphocyte cultures (MLC), in vivo during a graft-versus-host (GVH) reaction, or after immunization with an allograft, tumor cell or virally transformed or chemically modified target cell. The lytic phenomenon is sometimes referred to as cell-mediated lympholysis (CML). These CD8-positive cells are distinct from NATURAL KILLER CELLS and NATURAL KILLER T-CELLS. There are two effector phenotypes: TC1 and TC2.
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