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Keyword - MHC II (KW-0491)

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Protein of the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class II which is involved in the induction of strong immune reaction. MHC II is involved in the control the expression of surface structures on lymphocytes and macrophages.


Cellular component

Gene Ontology


antigen processing and presentation of peptide or polysaccharide antigen via MHC class II [ GO:0002504 ]
MHC class II protein complex [ GO:0042613 ]


ImmunityMHC IICellular componentBiological process
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