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alloreactive

adjective al·lo·re·ac·tive \ ˌa-lō-rē-ˈak-tiv \

medical Definition of alloreactive

: reacting in response to a transplanted allograft
  • Renal-allograft rejection depends on the coordinated activation of alloreactive T cells and antigen-presenting cells …
  • —Manikkam Suthanthiran and Terry B. StromThe New England Journal of Medicine11 Aug. 1994

alloreactivity

play \ˌa-lō-(ˌ)rē-ˌak-ˈti-və-tē\ noun plural alloreactivities
    • T cell alloreactivity
    • alloreactivity of natural killer cells

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