Identification of a Subset of Murine Natural Killer Cells

@inproceedings{Hackett2003IdentificationOA,
  title={Identification of a Subset of Murine Natural Killer Cells},
  author={John Hackett and Vinay Kumar and Michael Bennett},
  year={2003}
}
NK cells are large granular lymphocytes that do not rearrange TCR or Ig genes (1) . They kill susceptible tumor or virus-infected cells in vitro without any MHC restriction (2, 3), regulate antibody synthesis (4, 5), and mediate rejection ofbone marrow cells (BMC)' in irradiated mice (6, 7) . Whether these functions are performed by all NK cells or by… CONTINUE READING