Trials and Tribble-ations of tissue TRM cells

Nat Immunol. 2018 Feb;19(2):102-103. doi: 10.1038/s41590-017-0031-9.


CD8+ tissue-resident memory T cells (TRM cells) in two mucosal tissues, the skin and the female reproductive tract, proliferate in situ to generate a secondary pool of TRM cells that does not exit into the circulation.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • CD8-Positive T-Lymphocytes*
  • Immunologic Memory*
  • Mucous Membrane