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What does TDTH stand for?

TDTH stands for Delayed-Type Hypersensitivity (T-cell)

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After clinical examination, they suggested "a delayed-type hypersensitivity response was the most common cause for all the observed lesions," which was confirmed by subsequent allergologic and histologic testing.
Infections with a dominant humoral immune response induce a higher expression of Th2-related cytokines and are associated with low levels of IFN-[gamma] and IL-2, whereas those characterized by delayed-type hypersensitivity response show a higher expression of Th1 cytokines, IFN-[gamma], and IL-2, and low levels of IL-4.
The tumor cells and extracts of the invention and compositions thereof are capable of eliciting T lymphocytes that have a property of infiltrating a mammalian tumor, eliciting an inflammatory immune response to a mammalian tumor, eliciting a delayed-type hypersensitivity response to a mammalian tumor and/or stimulating T lymphocytes in vitro.
Strength of the immune system was measured by the skin response known as delayed-type hypersensitivity (DTH), along with measurement of antibodies to hepatitis B after being inoculated with hepatitis B vaccine.