Definition of NK cell in English:

NK cell

Syllabification: NK cell

abbreviation

Natural killer cell.
More example sentences
  • When the receptor bound to CD19 on leukemic cells, it set off a reaction that super-charged the killing activity of the NK cell.
  • Some nonclassical MHC molecules function as a ligand to a natural killer cell receptor (NK receptor) and send a signal to prevent the cell lysis by the NK cell.
  • In 1972, I discovered what is now called the NK cell.

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