Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID): Genetics
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Fischer, A. 2006. Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID): Genetics. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Severe combined immunodeficiency consists of an array of genetically determined blocks in T lymphocyte development. Characterization of genetic defects contributes to a better understanding of lymphocyte differentiation pathways.
- Severe combined immunodeficiencies;
- hematopoietic stem cells;
- T lymphocytes;
- B lymphocytes;
- NK lymphocytes;
- lymphocyte differentiation