A T cell which regulates overall immune responses as well as the responses of other T cell subsets through direct cell-cell contact and cytokine release. [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/go/references/0000031 ]

Synonyms: regulatory T lymphocyte regulatory T-cell Treg regulatory T-lymphocyte

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This cell type may express FoxP3 and CD25 and secretes IL-10 and TGF-beta.

has broad synonym

suppressor T-cell