As the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has progressed, increasing attention has focused on establishing natural and vaccine-induced immunity against this coronavirus and the disease, COVID-19, that it causes. In this Primer, we explain the fundamental features of T cell memory and their potential relevance for effective immunity to SARS-CoV-2.
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We thank Carolyn King (Basel University) and Marc Jenkins (University of Minnesota) for valuable discussions. We apologize to many colleagues whose important work on this topic could not be included due to space limitations. This work was supported by NIH award AI38903 to S.C.J.
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