T cell memory: The stem of T cell memory


terminally differentiated and acquire effector function immediately after re-stimulation, whereas central memory T (TCM) cells have a longer lifespan and can differentiate into TEM cells following antigenic challenge. A recent study published in Nature Medicine reports that an additional memory T cell subset, T memory stem (TSCM) cells, which was previously… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nri3098


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