Disambiguation: B lymphocyte

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at a glance B Lymphocyte
B lymphocyte (B cell) refers to a type of immune cell specialized for the production of antibodies. Autoimmune Diseases...
at a glance B Lymphocyte
A B lymphocyte is a specific type of white blood cell (leucocyte) derived from bone marrow stem cells. Each B lymphocyte expresses an immunoglobulin (antibody) specific for a particular antigen. Following antigenic stimulation, a B lymphocyte may differentiate and multiply into plasma cells that secrete...
at a glance B Lymphocyte
A lymphocyte that is produced in and matures in bursal-equivalent tissue, it gives rise to antibody-producing plasma cells. Known also as B Cell....