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www.britannica.com/science/T-cell

T cell, type of leukocyte (white blood cell) that is an essential part of the immune system. T cells are one of two primary types of lymphocytes—B cells being the ...

www.medicinenet.com/t_cell/definition.htm

T cell are also known as T lymphocytes. The "T" stands for "thymus" -- the organ in which these cells mature. As opposed to B cells which mature in the bone&nb...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/T%20lymphocyte

T lymphocyte definition is - any of several lymphocytes (such as a helper T cell) that differentiate in the thymus, possess highly specific cell-surface antigen ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T_cell

A T cell is a type of lymphocyte. T cells are one of the important white blood cells of the immune ... T cell subsets were initially defined by function, but also have associated...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/medicine-and-dentistry/t-lymphocyte

T Lymphocyte. T lymphocytes can be defined according to the profile of cytokines they secrete—Th1 responses which drive cell mediated immunity are ...

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a type of lymphocyte that matures in the thymus gland and has an important role in the immune response. There are several subclasses: killer T-cells are ...

www.biologyonline.com/dictionary/t-lymphocyte

The T lymphocytes participate in the cell-mediated immune response. The large lymphocytes include the natural killer cells. T lymphocytes, also called T cells, are  ...

groups.molbiosci.northwestern.edu/holmgren/Glossary/Definitions/Def-T/T_Lymphocyte.html

Type of white blood cell. Lymphocytes make up a quarter to a third of the white blood cells. Then there are two types of lymphocytes, B and T cells. The T ...

www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/cytotoxic-t-lymphocyte

A type of immune cell that can kill certain cells, including foreign cells, cancer cells, and cells infected with a virus. Cytotoxic T lymphocytes can be separated ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/T+lymphocytes

T cell. n. Any of the lymphocytes that mature in the thymus and have the ability to recognize specific peptide antigens through the receptors on their cell surface ...