NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,856 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- specific immune cell
- listen (speh-SIH-fik ih-MYOON sel)
- An immune cell such as a T or B lymphocyte that responds to a single, specific antigen.