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The Mechanisms That Control the Proliferation and Activity of Cytolytic T Lymphocytes

  • Markus Nabholz

Abstract

The discovery in 1975 that culture supernatants of mitogen-activated leukocyte populations contained a lymphocyte-specific growth factor [T-cell growth factor (TCGF) = interleukin 2 (IL-2)]1 provided the cornerstone for the development of cellular immunology in the last decade.

Keywords

Antigenic Stimulation Cytolytic Activity Lymphocyte Clone Mitogenic Lectin Cell Growth Factor Receptor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Markus Nabholz
    • 1
  1. 1.Genetics UnitSwiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research (ISREC)EpalingesSwitzerland

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