Experimental Assessment of Cell Mediated Cytotoxicity

Three experimental systems have been particularly useful for measuring the activation and effector phases of cell-mediated cytotoxic responses. The mixed-lymphocyte reaction (MLR) is an in vitro system for assaying TH-cell proliferation in a cellmediated response; cell-mediated lympholysis (CML) is an in vitro assay of effector cytotoxic function; and the graft-versus-host reaction (GVH) in experimental animals provides an in vivo system for studying cell-mediated cytotoxicity.

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Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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