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Descriptor English: B7 Antigens
Descriptor Spanish: Antígenos B7
Descriptor Portuguese: Antígenos B7
Descriptor French: Antigènes B7
Entry term(s): Antigen, B-7
Antigen, B7
Antigens, B7
B 7 Antigen
B-7 Antigen
B7 Antigen
B7 Costimulatory Molecules
B7 Molecules
Costimulatory Molecules, B7
Molecules, B7
Tree number(s): D12.776.467.150
D12.776.543.095
D23.050.301.285
D23.529.168
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060887
Scope note: A family of cell-surface proteins found on ANTIGEN-PRESENTING CELLS. B7 antigens are ligands for specific cell surface receptor subtypes found on T-CELLS. They play an immunomodulatory role by stimulating or inhibiting the T-CELL activation process.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Antigens, CD80 (1994-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012; for B7 ANTIGEN and ANTIGEN B7 see ANTIGENS, CD80 1994-2011
History Note: 2012; for B7 ANTIGEN and ANTIGEN B7 use ANTIGENS, CD80 1994-2011
DeCS ID: 54622
Unique ID: D060887
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
B7 Antigens - Preferred
Concept UI M0483212
Scope note A family of cell-surface proteins found on ANTIGEN-PRESENTING CELLS. B7 antigens are ligands for specific cell surface receptor subtypes found on T-CELLS. They play an immunomodulatory role by stimulating or inhibiting the T-CELL activation process.
Preferred term B7 Antigens
Entry term(s) Antigen, B-7
Antigen, B7
Antigens, B7
B 7 Antigen
B-7 Antigen
B7 Antigen
B7 Costimulatory Molecules
B7 Molecules
Costimulatory Molecules, B7
Molecules, B7



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