What does t cell mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. T cell, T lymphocyte(noun)

    a small lymphocyte developed in the thymus; it orchestrates the immune system's response to infected or malignant cells

Wiktionary

  1. T cell(Noun)

    A lymphocyte, from the thymus, that can recognise specific antigens and can activate or deactivate other immune cells.

Freebase

  1. T cell

    T cells or T lymphocytes are a type of lymphocytes that play a central role in cell-mediated immunity. They can be distinguished from other lymphocytes, such as B cells and natural killer cells, by the presence of a T-cell receptor on the cell surface. They do not have antigen-presenting properties. They are called T cells because they mature in the thymus. There are several subsets of T cells, each with a distinct function.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of t cell in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of t cell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ruth Nanda Anshen:

    Even as the cell is the unit of the organic body, so the family is the unit of society.

  2. Clarence Darrow:

    We know life is futile. A man who considers that his life is of very wonderful importance is awfully close to a padded cell.

  3. Norman Mailer:

    In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and kill each other cell by cell.

  4. Aimee Eyvazzadeh:

    They've said they've discovered this precursor cell in humans and this cell can somehow mature into healthy, young fertilizable eggs? Well, that's awesome, let me at that cell!

  5. John Flannery:

    We want to double down on life sciences, and especially so in the cell therapy business, this more than doubles our capability right now in cell therapy and we think we can easily have a $1 billion-plus business in cell therapy in the next 10 years.

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