Memory cell


Lymphocytes generated following encounters with antigen; rapidly mediate secondary immune responses to subsequent encounters with the antigen.

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International Union of Immunological SocietiesUniversity of South AfricaInstitute of Infectious Disease and Molecular MedicineElizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids FoundationStellenbosch University