T helper cell


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T helper cell

see helper lymphocyte.
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When our findings are verified in an expanded human trial, a simple blood test could be used to determine which type of T helper cell is predominantly responsible for the disease in an MS patient, enabling clinicians to provide the proper therapy from the beginning of treatment and eliminate the guesswork," Raman said.
By understanding the role Stat4 plays in IL-12 signaling and T helper cell differentiation, we have achieved the first steps in a new approach to treating immune-mediated diseases," said David V.
To our knowledge, this is the first transcription factor that appears to regulate this switching of T helper cell phenotypes.