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Genes, MHC Class II

Genetic loci in the vertebrate major histocompatibility complex that encode polymorphic products which control the immune response to specific antigens. The genes are found in the HLA-D region in humans and include H-2M, I-A, and I-E loci in mice.

Year introduced: 1992 (1978)

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Tree Number(s): G05.360.340.024.340.610.600, G05.360.340.024.380.500.600, G12.500.500.600

MeSH Unique ID: D005802

Entry Terms:

  • Class II Genes
  • Class II Gene
  • Gene, Class II
  • Genes, Class II
  • Genes, HLA Class II
  • MHC Class II Genes

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