T effector cell

T effector cell

includes large granular lymphocyte, called also natural killer cell and cytotoxic T lymphocytes.
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That the inflammatory response to microorganisms is a key event in these results reveals important 'tumor-suppressive' functions for Smad3 in T effector cells, T regulatory cells, and intestinal epithelial cells, all of which may normally limit the development of colon cancer in response to bacterial inflammation," said the researchers.