CD4 definition

  • noun:
    • A glycoprotein predominantly located on the surface of helper T cells. In people, it really is a receptor for HIV, allowing the virus to gain entry into its number.
    • A cell bearing the CD4 surface receptor.
    • a glycoprotein which found primarily on the surface of helper T cells
  • abbreviation:
    • A glycoprotein located on the area of helper T cells; in humans, it allows the HIV virus to enter a cell

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