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Folicullar bronchiolitis as phenotype associated with CD25 deficiency
Regulatory T cells (CD4+CD25+FOXp3+) are subsets of T cells involved in the maintenance of peripheral self tolerance by actively suppressing the activation and expansion of autoreactive T cells.1 Signaling through the ...
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Infects CD4+ T Cells: Frequency of Circulating CD4+ RSV+ T Cells as a Marker of Disease Severity in Young Children
(University of Chicago Press, 2017-04)
Background: Although human airway epithelial cells are the main target of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), it also infects immune cells, such as macrophages and B cells. Whether T cells are permissive to RSV infection ...
T helper 1/T helper 2 cytokine imbalance in respiratory syncytial virus infection is associated with increased endogenous plasma cortisol
(AMER ACAD PEDIATRICS, 2006-05)
OBJECTIVE. Cellular immunity has classically been described as the defense mechanism for viral infections. The development of cellular or humoral immune responses will depend on a repertoire of cytokines produced by numerous ...