lymphopoiesis


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lymphopoiesis

[‚lim·fə‚pȯi′ē·səs]
(physiology)
The production of lymph.
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Defects of B-cell lymphopoiesis and bone-marrow myelopoiesis in mice lacking the CXC chemokine PBSF/SDF-1.
Multiparameter phenotype mapping of normal and postchemotherapy B lymphopoiesis in pediatric bone marrow.
The development of blood cells, a process called Hematopoiesis involves two main pathways: myelopoiesis (the formation of the red and white myeloid cells) and lymphopoiesis (the formation of B- and T-cells).
Differential effects of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on murine lymphopoiesis and myelopoiesis.
36) Moreover, IFN-[alpha] may contribute to naive lymphopenia in SLE, given its known inhibition of B cell lymphopoiesis in the bone marrow.
IK, a tumor-suppressor transcription factor, is selectively expressed in the hemo-lymphoid compartment and is a master regulator for lymphopoiesis.
Vitamin A, an important micronutrient, aids in modulating normal immune function through lymphopoiesis and cellular differentiation (3).
Gestational exposure to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin disrupts B-cell lymphopoiesis and exacerbates autoimmune disease in 24-week-old SNF1 mice.