Chapter 5. T Cell Recognition and Interaction in the Immune System

  1. David Evered and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. N. A. Mitchison

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720721.ch5

Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease

Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease

How to Cite

Mitchison, N. A. (2008) T Cell Recognition and Interaction in the Immune System, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 90 - Receptors, Antibodies and Disease (eds D. Evered and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720721.ch5

Author Information

  1. Imperial Cancer Research Fund Tumour Immunology Unit, Department of Zoology, University College London, Cower Street, London WCIE 6BT, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272796542

Online ISBN: 9780470720721

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Keywords:

  • t cell recognition;
  • immune system;
  • regulatory activity;
  • cells function;
  • antigen

Summary

This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Dual Recognition by T Cells

  • The Low Threshold of Response of T Cells

  • T Cells as Regulatory Cells

  • The Generation of Suppressor Cells by Membrane-Bound Antigens

  • Sex-Linked Immunodeficiency: The Importance of Measuring the Fitness of Carriers

  • Reference

  • Discussion

  • Reference