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Receptor

Similar term(s): cellular receptor.

Definition:

A molecule on the surface of a cell that serves as a recognition or binding site for antigens, antibodies or other cellular or immuniologic components.

Source: NIAID HIV vaccine Glossary  

Related words:

Ah receptor - Cell - Molecule

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Español: Receptor
Français: Recepteur(s)

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