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histokompatibilitetskomplex (MHC)

major histocompatibility complex [ENGLISH]

Collection of genes that encode for cell surface proteins that are utilized by the acquired immune system to recognize foreign molecules and stimulate an immune response.

histokompatibilitetskomplex [SWEDISH]

Samling av gener som kodar för cellytproteiner som används av det förvärvade immunsystemet för att känna igen främmande molekyler och stimulera ett immunsvar.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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