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HIV/AIDS Glossary

Cell-Mediated Immunity

Synonym(s): Cellular Immunity

Type of immune response that is produced by the direct action of immune cells, such as T lymphocytes (T cells), rather than by antibodies.

Related Term(s): Humoral Immunity, T Lymphocyte

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