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Negative anergy

negative anergy

A reduction of the normal or usual immunologic responses because of unrelated intervening disease.

Synonym: non-specific anergy.

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T cell differentiation

... continue to mature (including T cell receptor assembly, psoitive and negative selection, double CD4+/CD8+ phase etc.) and then move to the periphery, ... their T cell receptor. Unless the TCR signal is very strong (may cause anergy or apoptosis) or very weak (causes no activation) the cells multiply ...

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by biohazard
Fri May 08, 2009 6:53 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: T cell differentiation
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