lymphocyte transformation


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lymphocyte transformation

[¦lim·fə‚sīt ‚tranz·fər′mā·shən]
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In the present paper, we examined the body mass (BM) changes, behavior performances, chromosome aberration (CA), peripheral white blood cells count, sperm abnormality (SA), splenic lymphocyte transformation (LTT), and histopathological sections of radiosensitive tissues of BalB/c mice exposed to low doses of gamma radiation (0.
In the absence of appropriate drug allergy work up (Patch test, lymphocyte transformation test etc.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate efficacy of ZQE in cyclophosphamide-immunosuppressed mice, including the macrophage phagocytic rate, the weight ratio of immune organ, serum hemolysin, lymphocyte transformation rate, and levels of serum IL-2, IFN-, and IL-4.
Lymphocyte transformation testing (LTT) is useful for diagnosing active Lyme infection caused by borrelia bacteria, according to recent studies.
10] Cigarette smoking has also been shown to have a number of effects on the immune response of human lymphocytes such as Ig production [11,12], alteration in the T4/T8 lymphocyte ratio (decreased levels of CD4+ and increased levels of CD8+)[11,12], reduced NK activity [13], and depressed mitogen-induced lymphocyte transformation [14].
A lymphocyte transformation test was positive for AGER The patient stopped Ritalin, was treated with topical and systemic steroids for the AGER and "did just fine," he said.
People with MS have a higher rate of spontaneous ex vivo EBV-associated lymphocyte transformation compared with control subjects.
Current testing for metal sensitivity involves proliferation testing (LTT, lymphocyte transformation testing) and patch testing.
These tests include urine antigen tests, immunofluorescent staining for cell wall-deficient forms of Borrelia burgdorferi, and lymphocyte transformation tests.
Latex-specific IgE, skin testing, and lymphocyte transformation to latex in latex allergy.
Depression of cell-mediated immunity occurs in patients with chronic hemodialysis and has been attributed to shortened lymphocyte survival, lymphopenia, inhibition of lymphocyte transformation, and suppressor T-cell activity.

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