lymphocyte

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Synonyms for lymphocyte

an agranulocytic leukocyte that normally makes up a quarter of the white blood cell count but increases in the presence of infection

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Slowly dividing or resting lymphocytes are generally unaffected by teriflunomide, suggesting that the immune system's response to infection should not be compromised.
Slowly dividing or resting lymphocytes are unaffected by teriflunomide, leaving the immune system's response to infection uncompromised.
The CD70 antigen is highly expressed on activated T- and B-cells but not resting lymphocytes, and has been associated with a variety of autoimmune and inflammatory disorders.