lymphocyte transformation


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lymphocyte transformation

[¦lim·fə‚sīt ‚tranz·fər′mā·shən]
(crystallography)
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CD3, CD4, CD8, CD19 were low, total complement level, quantitative immunoglobulin levels, and in vitro lymphocyte transformation tests were normal.
In the absence of appropriate drug allergy work up (Patch test, lymphocyte transformation test etc.), it is difficult to distinguish between flare up reactions and multiple drug allergy.
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.
Effect of sport stress on lymphocyte transformation and antibody formation.
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].
Weidemann, "Aerobic glycolysis and lymphocyte transformation," The Biochemical Journal, vol.
It is controversial if the NSAID effect is to simply mask the signs and symptoms, to delay diagnosis of the necrotizing fasciitis (7), or if inhibition of granulocyte chemotaxis, phagocytosis, and bactericidal activity, and depression of lymphocyte transformation documented to occur in vivo is occurring in these patients (8).
A lymphocyte transformation test was positive for AGEP.
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.

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