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T-Cell Antigen Receptor Specificity

"T-Cell Antigen Receptor Specificity" 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.

The property of the T-CELL RECEPTOR which enables it to react with some antigens and not others. The specificity is derived from the structure of the receptor's variable region which has the ability to recognize certain antigens in conjunction with the MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX molecule.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "T-Cell Antigen Receptor Specificity" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "T-Cell Antigen Receptor Specificity" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 58 publications over 17 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2018
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