One Bug or Another: Promiscuous T Cells Form Lifelong Memory

Jeffrey Nolz, John T. Harty

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Abstract

As humans age, their T cell repertoire becomes dominated by cells exhibiting " memory" characteristics. In this issue of Immunity, Su et al. (2013) demonstrate that a large percentage of virus-specific CD4+ T cells also exhibit a memory phenotype in unexposed adults.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)207-208
Number of pages2
JournalImmunity
Volume38
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 21 2013
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Immunology

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