"Lymphocyte Activation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Morphologic alteration of small B LYMPHOCYTES or T LYMPHOCYTES in culture into large blast-like cells able to synthesize DNA and RNA and to divide mitotically. It is induced by INTERLEUKINS; MITOGENS such as PHYTOHEMAGGLUTININS, and by specific ANTIGENS. It may also occur in vivo as in GRAFT REJECTION.
- Lymphocyte Activation
- Activation, Lymphocyte
- Lymphoblast Transformation
- Transformation, Lymphocyte
- Lymphocyte Transformation
- Transformation, Blast
- Transformation, Lymphoblast
- Blast Transformation
- Lymphocyte Stimulation
- Stimulation, Lymphocyte
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Lymphocyte Activation".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Lymphocyte Activation".
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