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Natural Killer Cells

Known as: Natural killer cell, NK (natural killer) cell, NK-LGL 
Bone marrow-derived lymphocytes that possess cytotoxic properties, classically directed against transformed and virus-infected cells. Unlike T CELLS… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Natural killer (NK) cells are classically viewed as lymphocytes that provide innate surveillance against virally infected cells… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Natural killer (NK) cells circulate through the blood, lymphatics and tissues, on patrol for the presence of transformed or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In recent years, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been shown to inhibit T-lymphocyte proliferation induced by alloantigens or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Natural killer (NK) cells are a subset of lymphocytes that play a central role in the innate immune response to tumors and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
T cells that accompany allogeneic hematopoietic grafts for treating leukemia enhance engraftment and mediate the graft-versus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
During the innate response to many inflammatory and infectious stimuli, dendritic cells (DCs) undergo a differentiation process… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Natural killer cells can discriminate between normal cells and cells that do not express adequate amounts of major… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The protein HLA-E is a non-classical major histocompatibility complex (MHC) molecule of limited sequence variability. Its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To generate an immune response, antigen-specific T-helper and T-killer cells must find each other and, because they cannot detect… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have identified and purified a novel cytokine, NK cell stimulatory factor (NKSF), from the cell-free supernatant fluid of the… Expand
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