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lymphocyte:

see bloodblood,
fluid pumped by the heart that circulates throughout the body via the arteries, veins, and capillaries (see circulatory system; heart). An adult male of average size normally has about 6 quarts (5.6 liters) of blood.
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; immunityimmunity,
ability of an organism to resist disease by identifying and destroying foreign substances or organisms. Although all animals have some immune capabilities, little is known about nonmammalian immunity.
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lymphocyte

[′lim·fə‚sīt]
(histology)
An agranular leukocyte formed primarily in lymphoid tissue; occurs as the principal cell type of lymph and composes 20-30% of the blood leukocytes.

lymphocyte

a type of white blood cell formed in lymphoid tissue
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The presentation also highlights AVI's improved Cytoporter(TM) technology for selective delivery of NEUGENES to the activated lymphocytes.
PD-1 is one of the receptors expressed on the surface of activated lymphocytes, and is involved in the negative regulatory system to suppress the activated lymphocytes.
MDX-060 is a fully human antibody that targets CD30, a member of the tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily and a molecule found on activated lymphocytes.
Psoriasis symptoms result from the overproduction of keratinocytes in the skin epidermis induced by activated lymphocytes and blood cells associated with the immune system.
MDX-060 is a fully human antibody that is believed to target CD30, a member of the tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily and a molecule found on activated lymphocytes.
Potential therapeutic applications involve a number of sometimes fatal diseases wherein activated lymphocytes play an essential role in generating immune response.
Zenapax is a humanized IgG1 monoclonal antibody produced by recombinant DNA technology that binds specifically to the alpha subunit (also called the p55 or Tac subunit) of the human high-affinity interleukin-2 (IL-2) receptor which is expressed on the surface of activated lymphocytes.
Krueger, "that targeting the activated lymphocytes in psoriasis with a systemic therapy, such as IL-2 Fusion Toxin, has a good chance of providing therapeutic treatment and warrants further study.

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