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Term:decreased CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell number
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Definition:reduction in the number of the regulatory subset of T lymphocytes that are involved in MHC class I restricted interactions
Comment:Generally, when immunologists write CD8 positive T cell, what they mean is CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell (CL:0000625). Similarly, when immunologists write CD4 positive T cell, what they mean is CD4-positive, alpha-beta T cell (CL:0000624). T cells bearing the alpha-beta T cell receptor are the most common in the body, and are the most commonly studied, so much so, that in many published papers, the authors do not even bother to specify (or assume) they are studying alpha-beta T cells and thus omit saying so.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: decreased CD8+ T cell number;   decreased CD8-positive T cell number;   reduced CD8+ T cell number;   reduced CD8-positive T cell number



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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Il2rg interleukin 2 receptor subunit gamma IMP RGD PMID:29688994 RGD:13628403 NCBI chr  X:66,395,330...66,399,026
Ensembl chr  X:66,392,542...66,399,823
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G Il2rgem1Ang interleukin 2 receptor subunit gamma;TALEN induced mutant1, Ang IMP RGD PMID:29688994 RGD:13628403
G Rag1 recombination activating 1 IMP RGD PMID:29688994 RGD:13628403 NCBI chr 3:87,917,061...87,928,158
Ensembl chr 3:87,917,004...87,928,291
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G Rag1em1Ang recombination activating gene 1; zinc finger nuclease induced mutant 1, Ignacio Anegon IMP RGD PMID:29688994 RGD:13628403

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  mammalian phenotype 5368
    immune system phenotype 492
      abnormal immune system morphology 187
        abnormal immune system cell morphology 147
          abnormal leukocyte morphology 147
            abnormal leukocyte cell number 134
              abnormal lymphocyte cell number 92
                abnormal T cell number 62
                  abnormal alpha-beta T cell number 18
                    abnormal CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell number 9
                      decreased CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell number 6
                        absent CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cells 0
                        decreased CD8-positive, CD25-positive alpha-beta T cell number 0
                        decreased CD8-positive, alpha-beta memory T cell number + 0
                        decreased KLRG1+ CD8 alpha beta T cell number 0
                        decreased Tc17 cell number 0
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  mammalian phenotype 5368
    immune system phenotype 492
      abnormal immune system morphology 187
        abnormal immune system cell morphology 147
          abnormal leukocyte morphology 147
            abnormal mononuclear cell morphology 120
              abnormal lymphocyte morphology 98
                abnormal T cell morphology 68
                  abnormal effector T cell morphology 23
                    abnormal CD8-positive, alpha beta T cell morphology 11
                      abnormal CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell number 9
                        decreased CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cell number 6
                          absent CD8-positive, alpha-beta T cells 0
                          decreased CD8-positive, CD25-positive alpha-beta T cell number 0
                          decreased CD8-positive, alpha-beta memory T cell number + 0
                          decreased KLRG1+ CD8 alpha beta T cell number 0
                          decreased Tc17 cell number 0
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