T4 cell

noun

Definition of T4 cell

: any of the T cells (such as a helper T cell) that display the CD4 molecule on their surface and become severely depleted in AIDS called also T4 lymphocyte

Origin and Etymology of t4 cell

T cell + CD4


Medical Dictionary

T4 cell

noun \ ˌtē-ˌfō(ə)r- \

medical Definition of T4 cell

: any of the T cells (as a helper T cell) that display the CD4 molecule on their surface and become severely depleted in AIDS called also helper-inducer T cell, T4 lymphocyte

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