Aug 2, 2008
Why the total CD3 count in peripheral blood is greater than the sum of absolute CD8 and CD4 count?
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
Because there are other subsets of t cells that are not CD4+ or CD8+. CD3 measures all t cells.
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