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Natural killer cells

(noun) Plural form of natural killer cell.

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targeting the Aids virus

... our B-lymphocytes go unaffected by HIV. The Natural Killer Cells,macrophages,interferons,etc.... we still have many defences ...

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by Sumanth001
Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:31 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: targeting the Aids virus
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Views: 1865

Re:

There are two things: K and NK cells, the first one is a killing cell and the second one - a natural killing cell. And cytotoxic cells are recognized ... you should understand the difference first between the killer and natural killer cells first. T-lymphocytes are ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Aug 25, 2011 10:23 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells
Replies: 9
Views: 30564

Immune System

... but who actually does the dirty work, natural killer cells? where? phagoctyes? Do the complement and antibodies just kind ...

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by snezka18
Mon May 09, 2011 10:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Immune System
Replies: 4
Views: 5703

Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells

I think you might be confusing killer cells with natural killer cells (NK cells). Cytotoxic T-cells are the same as ...

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by Babybel56
Sun May 01, 2011 12:17 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Killer Cells vs. Cytotoxic Cells
Replies: 9
Views: 30564

Differences between phagocytes and lymphocytes?

Yo ! Phagocytes are big cells responsible for the innate immunity: they are ... (by a cytotoxic action). The lymphocyte NK (natural killer) are going to eliminate of the tumoral cells.

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by mikake
Mon Nov 02, 2009 4:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Differences between phagocytes and lymphocytes?
Replies: 3
Views: 21273
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