cd8 cd8

Definition(s):

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

News

  • Universal Flu Vaccine "Blueprint" Discovered

    minty3 writes "Scientists say they used the pandemic as a 'natural experiment' to discover how the body's immune system builds resistance to the flu. The research, published in the journal Nature Medicine, showed how certain immune cells helped some avoid the severe illness. 'Our findings suggest that by making the body produce more of this specific type of CD8 T cell, you can protect people ...
    on September 24, 2013     Source: Slashdot

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