cd4 cd4

Definition(s):

  • (n) a glycoprotein that is found primarily on the surface of helper T cells

Usage(s):

  • It is becoming clear that a cell called cd4, or helper T cell, is a key player in both healthy and autoimmune responses.

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  1. "All parents, all pregnant HIV positive women with CD4 counts of 350, or with symptoms regardless of their CD4 count, will have access to treatment," Zuma said.
    on Dec 1, 2009 By: Jacob Zuma Source: Independent Online

  2. Study author Richard Moore, MD, of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore said: "The public health implications of our findings are clear: Delayed diagnosis reduces survival, and individuals enter into HIV care with lower CD4...
    on May 30, 2010 By: Johns Hopkins Source: Times of India

  3. "In Phase 3 clinical trials of TMC-114, the majority of patients receiving the drug did very well with relatively few side effects," Mitsuya said. "Those patients showed a significant increase in their CD4 cell counts. Many of those patients...
    on Aug 2, 2006 By: Hiroaki Mitsuya Source: eMaxHealth.com

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