Definitions for "Cell-mediated immunity"
a form of immunity where antibodies have no role or play only a secondary role. It includes the processes where cytotoxic cells kill pathogens.
lymphocytes bind to the surface of other cells that display the antigen and trigger a response; the response may involve any of the white blood cells, called leukocytes
An immune system capability that works through the production of cells that destroy infected cells in the body..
T cells secrete lymphokines or directly attack the pathogens or tumor cells to defend the body