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MHC --> major histocompatibility complex

The set of gene loci specifying major histocompatibility antigens, for example hLA in man, H 2 in mice, RLA in rabbits, rT 1 in rats, DLA in dogs, SLA in pigs, etc.

Acronym: MHC


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... viruses also alter other aspects of the cell’s defense such as cell surface markers. CMV and adenoviruses decrease the expression of a cell’s MHC recognition markers which decreases the ability of the immune system to respond to infections that is highly characteristic of the immune system ...

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Hmmh, I'm quite certain I covered both the MHC I-dependet "killing cells" as well as NK cells in my previous post. But I guess little repetition does not hurt, so keep it coming guys :P @biohazard- "lalajane" don't want an ...

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Thu Sep 08, 2011 10:54 am
 
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Topic: Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells
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Hmmh, I'm quite certain I covered both the MHC I-dependet "killing cells" as well as NK cells in my previous post. But I guess little repetition does not hurt, so keep it coming guys :P @biohazard- "lalajane" don't want an ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Aug 25, 2011 10:36 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells
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Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells

Hmmh, I'm quite certain I covered both the MHC I-dependet "killing cells" as well as NK cells in my previous post. But I guess little repetition does not hurt, so keep it coming guys :P

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by biohazard
Thu Aug 25, 2011 10:31 am
 
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