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What are these immunocompetent cells?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology

In brief: Immunocompetent

Means able to mount an immune response.
New borns depend on maternal anti-bodies until their immune sysytems experience antigens; the opposite is immunocomprmised, such as with the HIV virus depletion of helper t cells (cd-4), that provide cellualr immunity.

In brief: Immunocompetent

Means able to mount an immune response.
New borns depend on maternal anti-bodies until their immune sysytems experience antigens; the opposite is immunocomprmised, such as with the HIV virus depletion of helper t cells (cd-4), that provide cellualr immunity.
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