Helper cell synonyms
Any of a class of T cells that are activated by interacting with antigen-presenting cells, such as dendritic cells, and then function to activate other cells of the immune system, including B cells, cytotoxic T lymphocytes, and phagocytes. Activated helper T cells usually have CD4 receptors on the surface.
T cell with CD4 receptor that recognizes antigens on the surface of a virus-infected cell and secretes lymphokines that stimulate B cells and killer T cells; helper T cells are infected and killed by the AIDS virus
An activated helper T cell that expresses the CD4 receptor on its surface.
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