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"NK cells are part of the adaptive immunity"

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"NK cells belong to the ILCs"

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What does ILC stand for?

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Name the four groups of ILCs.

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How do ILCs differ from NK cells?

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What is the NK cells main job?

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How do NK cells recognize healthy cells?

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How do NK cells recognize infected cells?

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Inhibiting receptors will contain 

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Activating receptors will contain  

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How does NKG2D work together with NK cells?

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Name the two pathways of NK cells in which they can kill target cells.

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Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

"NK cells are part of the adaptive immunity"
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Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

"NK cells belong to the ILCs"
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Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

What does ILC stand for?
innate lymphoid cells

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

Name the four groups of ILCs.
- ILC-1
- ILC-2
- ILC-3
- NK cells

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

How do ILCs differ from NK cells?
NK cells are connected to antiviral defense

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

What is the NK cells main job?
- fight against viruses
- fight tumor cells

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

How do NK cells recognize healthy cells?
- negative or inhibitor signals
- as long as enough MHC-I is expressed, cell is regarded healthy 

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

How do NK cells recognize infected cells?
- positive or activatory signals
- once those signals are recognized = instant killing 

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

Inhibiting receptors will contain 
ITIM

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

Activating receptors will contain  
ITIM

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

How does NKG2D work together with NK cells?
- NKG2D is an activatory receptor (ITAM)
- recognizes MICA and MICB (on target cell)
- binds stress-induced ligands
- indication to NK cells that apoptosis is needed

Immunology - Chapter 6: Natural Killer cells

Name the two pathways of NK cells in which they can kill target cells.
- intrinsic pathway
- extrinsic pathway

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