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Natural Killer T-Cells

"Natural Killer T-Cells" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A specialized subset of T-LYMPHOCYTES that exhibit features of INNATE IMMUNITY similar to that of NATURAL KILLER CELLS. They are reactive to glycolipids presented in the context of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class I-like molecule, CD1D ANTIGEN.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Natural Killer T-Cells" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Natural Killer T-Cells" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 162 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 21 publications in 2009
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