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Term:
regulatory T cell differentiation (GO:0045066)
Annotations: Rat: (35) Mouse: (36) Human: (42) Chinchilla: (31) Bonobo: (34) Dog: (35) Squirrel: (30) Pig: (35)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
alpha-beta T cell differentiation +   
cytotoxic T cell differentiation +   
extrathymic T cell differentiation +   
gamma-delta T cell differentiation +   
negative regulation of T cell differentiation +   
positive regulation of T cell differentiation +   
pro-T cell differentiation +   
regulation of T cell differentiation +   
regulatory T cell differentiation +   
The process in which a relatively unspecialized T cell acquires specialized features of a regulatory T cell. Regulatory T cells control or suppress immune responses through a variety of mechanisms and subsets include the CD4+CD25+ cell type as well as certain CD8+ cell types.
somatic diversification of T cell receptor genes +   
T cell differentiation in thymus +   
T cell differentiation involved in immune response +   
T cell lineage commitment +   
T cell selection +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: regulatory T lymphocyte differentiation ;   suppressor T cell differentiation ;   suppressor T lymphocyte differentiation
Related Synonyms: regulatory T cell development
Definition Sources: ISBN:0781735149

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