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Effector cell

Effector cell

a terminally differentiated leukocyte that performs one or more specific functions.

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Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)

... secondary sugars might be sugars the require cAMP and CRP to be the effector of the operon(along with the operon inducer of course). Since gallactose is what the cell wants the most then the other metabolic operons(like lactose) should be off so any ...

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by Vulpess
Mon Dec 16, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Secondary Sugars(metabolism/sugar/bacteria/Lac Operon)
Replies: 2
Views: 3033

Bio Research Paper Writing

... not infected with CMV. A 10 year study suggests that changes in blood T-cell distrubution did not happen in people not infected with CMV suggesting ... T cells and a decreased amounts of naieve cells and increased number of effector memory CD8 cells. This accumulation of unnecessary memory T-cells ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 3
Views: 18484

Re: Re:

So even if a virus could invade the thymus and thus eliminate the T cells specific for it, the somewhat loose nature of TCR binding would allow ... that kills them. So there clearly seems to be a fine balance between the effector and regulatory functions of the immune system: the response must ...

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by biohazard
Wed Jun 29, 2011 6:43 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: How does negative selection in the thymus get around viral a
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Views: 7060

Re: T-cell activation

1) T cells gain their cd4/cd8 type in the thymus before they enter the blood stream the first time. ... T cell phenotype, which can be further divided into e.g. central memory or effector memory T cells (cd4 and cd8 cells), or Th1 and Th2 T cells (if they are cd4 cells), ...

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by biohazard
Mon Feb 08, 2010 7:03 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: T-cell activation
Replies: 2
Views: 2595

Site specific recombination

plasma cells are effector B cells. After a B cell gets stimulated by an antigen it can differentiate either into a memory B cell ...

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by MrMistery
Sun Dec 20, 2009 3:51 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Site specific recombination
Replies: 2
Views: 1338
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