Peyer's patch


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Synonyms for Peyer's patch

any of several lymph nodes in the walls of the intestines near the junction of the ileum and colon

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In Peyer's patch HEVs, lymphocyte rolling is mediated by L- selectin--sialomucin interactions and [alpha]4[beta]7 integrin--MAdCAM-1 interactions.
Freshly isolated Peyer's patch, but not spleen, dendritic cells produce interleukin 10 and induce the differentiation ofT helper type 2 cells.
Influence of fructooligosaccharides on Peyer's patch lymphocyte numbers in healthy and endotoxemic mice.
However, the surgeon notices multiple large lymph nodes in the adjacent area of Peyer's patch, which he biopsies.
2011) CCR6hiCD11c(int) B cells promote M-cell differentiation in Peyer's patch.
Although the reticular network was abundantly positive in dog 1 (Figure 2, panel H), the common pattern was localization to the centers of lymphoid or Peyer's patch follicles (Figure 2, panels D, F), corresponding to the morphology and distribution of dendritic cells.
Two dogs (N40-05, mesenteric lymph node, Maringa 1 and N20-04, Peyer's patch, Maringa 2) contained Neorickettsia spp.