T lymphocyte


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T lymphocyte

[¦tē ′lim·fə‚sīt]
(immunology)
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Supplemental Figure 3: gating strategy for isolating the lymphocyte population from CD4+CD25+ T lymphocyte subpopulation, purified on magnetic beads, for Figure 3.
We found an elevated rate of CD122-expressing cells among the CD4+ T lymphocyte population in PE compared with HP.
Laboratory control values for CD4 and CD8 T lymphocytes. Implications for HIV-1 diagnosis.
Studies have shown that ROS play an important role in T lymphocyte proliferation.
The most important effectors of the cell-mediated immune response, cytotoxic T lymphocytes, are the main immune cells that recognize foreign antigens on the surface of infected "self" cells.
Cytotoxic T lymphocyte antigen-4 (CTLA-4, CD152) blocks the production of IL-2, the expression of IL-2R, and the cell cycle of activated T lymphocytes [28].
In fact, although oxidative phosphorylation still occurs in effector T lymphocytes [8], it seems that, of the glutamine (and glucose) utilized by these cells, only approximately 1.5% is oxidized [3].
Primary induction of human CD8+ cytotoxic T lymphocytes and interferon-gamma-producing T cells after smallpox vaccination.
Rotavirus-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes appear at the intestinal mucosal surface after rotavirus infection.
All the volunteers had T lymphocyte counts in the normal or near-normal range, a sign that the virus had yet to gain an edge on the immune system.
T lymphocytes, especially [CD4.sup.+], play important role in wound healing by secreting lymphokines to activate fibroblast, as wound anti-inflammatory agent, and activate factor in major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class II.