MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX (MHC)

is one component (a gene complex) of the immune system which regulates the immune response of the body to foreign pathogens.

MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX (MHC): "The MHC is intrinsically involved in the immune system of humans and therefore any immune responses."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX (MHC)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/major-histocompatibility-complex-mhc/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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