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Curr Opin Immunol. 2001 Dec;13(6):644-9.

CD4(+) regulatory T cells.

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Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, OX1 3RE, Oxford, UK. simon.read@path.ox.ac.uk

Abstract

There is now compelling evidence that CD4(+) T cells that specialize in the suppression of immune responses play a key role in the control of immune pathology. Recently, there have been a number of reports that have provided information on the generation of CD4(+) regulatory T cells in the thymus and in the periphery. These cells have also been identified in humans, paving the way for analysis of the function of CD4(+) regulatory T cells in immune-mediated disease.

PMID:
11677084
DOI:
10.1016/s0952-7915(01)00273-4
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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