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Descriptor English: B-Lymphocytes
Descriptor Spanish: Linfocitos B
Descriptor Portuguese: Linfócitos B
Descriptor French: Lymphocytes B
Entry term(s): B Cell
B Cells
B Lymphocyte
B Lymphocytes
B-Cell
B-Cells
B-Lymphocyte
Bursa Dependent Lymphocytes
Bursa-Dependent Lymphocyte
Bursa-Dependent Lymphocytes
Lymphocyte, Bursa-Dependent
Lymphocytes, Bursa-Dependent
Tree number(s): A11.063.438
A11.118.637.555.567.562
A15.145.229.637.555.567.562
A15.382.032.438
A15.382.490.555.567.562
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001402
Scope note: Lymphoid cells concerned with humoral immunity. They are short-lived cells resembling bursa-derived lymphocytes of birds in their production of immunoglobulin upon appropriate stimulation.
Annotation: do not confuse entry term B-CELLS with PANCREATIC B CELLS see INSULIN-SECRETING CELLS; subpopulations = B-LYMPHOCYTE SUBSETS
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Lymphocytes (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was B LYMPHOCYTES 1973-89
History Note: 90; was B LYMPHOCYTES 1973-89
Related: Germinal Center MeSH
Lymphocyte Cooperation MeSH
DeCS ID: 23164
Unique ID: D001402
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
B-Lymphocytes - Preferred
Concept UI M0002097
Scope note Lymphoid cells concerned with humoral immunity. They are short-lived cells resembling bursa-derived lymphocytes of birds in their production of immunoglobulin upon appropriate stimulation.
Preferred term B-Lymphocytes
Entry term(s) B Cell
B Cells
B Lymphocyte
B Lymphocytes
B-Cell
B-Cells
B-Lymphocyte
Bursa Dependent Lymphocytes
Bursa-Dependent Lymphocyte
Bursa-Dependent Lymphocytes
Lymphocyte, Bursa-Dependent
Lymphocytes, Bursa-Dependent



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