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Descriptor English: Cytotoxicity, Immunologic
Descriptor Spanish: Citotoxicidad Inmunológica
Descriptor Portuguese: Citotoxicidade Imunológica
Descriptor French: Cytotoxicité immunologique
Entry term(s): Immunologic Cytotoxicity
Immunologic Tumoricidal Activities
Immunologic Tumoricidal Activity
Tumoricidal Activities, Immunologic
Tumoricidal Activity, Immunologic
Tree number(s): G12.287
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003602
Scope note: The phenomenon of target cell destruction by immunologically active effector cells. It may be brought about directly by sensitized T-lymphocytes or by lymphoid or myeloid "killer" cells, or it may be mediated by cytotoxic antibody, cytotoxic factor released by lymphoid cells, or complement.
Annotation: do not confuse with CYTOTOXICITY TESTS, IMMUNOLOGIC
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Cytotoxicity Tests, Immunologic (1971-1977)
Immunity, Cellular (1970-1977)
Lymphocytes (1966-1977)
T Lymphocytes (1973-1979)
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
Entry Version: CYTOTOX IMMUNOL
Related: Antibodies, Bispecific MeSH
Complement Membrane Attack Complex MeSH
Killer Cells, Lymphokine-Activated MeSH
Killer Cells, Natural MeSH
T-Lymphocytes, Cytotoxic MeSH
DeCS ID: 3623
Unique ID: D003602
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Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/03/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Cytotoxicity, Immunologic - Preferred
Concept UI M0005630
Scope note The phenomenon of target cell destruction by immunologically active effector cells. It may be brought about directly by sensitized T-lymphocytes or by lymphoid or myeloid "killer" cells, or it may be mediated by cytotoxic antibody, cytotoxic factor released by lymphoid cells, or complement.
Preferred term Cytotoxicity, Immunologic
Entry term(s) Immunologic Cytotoxicity
Immunologic Tumoricidal Activities - Narrower
Concept UI M0005631
Preferred term Immunologic Tumoricidal Activities
Entry term(s) Immunologic Tumoricidal Activity
Tumoricidal Activities, Immunologic
Tumoricidal Activity, Immunologic



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