B lymphocyte

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n B lymphocyte a lymphocyte derived from bone marrow that provides humoral immunity; it recognizes free antigen molecules in solution and matures into plasma cells that secrete immunoglobulin (antibodies) that inactivate the antigens
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Usage


In science:

Many of the genes represented by the 12,625 probes are not expressed in B-cell lymphocytes.
Multiple tests of association with biological annotation metadata
Stimulatory interactions involve cross-linking of the specific receptors of lymphocytes. The lymphocytes that make antibodies are called B cells.
Recent Developments in Immune Network Theory including a concept for an HIV Vaccine
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