Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Lymphocytes

Edited by Erman Salih Istifli

Çukurova University

Co-editor:

Hasan Basri İla

Cukurova University

Although all the features of the immune system have not been fully resolved yet, the knowledge we have gained from studies on lymphocytes, the basic elements of the immune system, is quite lucid. For this reason, the significance of lymphocytes (the cells that are the source of most of the information we have obtained about the human genome, the negative effects of drugs on the genetic system, the development and behavior of immune system, antigen-antibody association, cytotoxic adaptive immunity, antibody-driven adaptive immunity, cancer and autoimmune diseases) is clear. Studies on lymphocytes will not only help us develop tools to combat human diseases more effectively in the future, but will also help us understand how evolution shapes the immune system in living organisms.

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LymphocytesEdited by Erman Salih Istifli

Published: January 16th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73716

ISBN: 978-1-78984-920-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-919-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-749-7

Copyright year: 2019

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2292 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

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1. Alteration of Various Lymphocytes by Particulate and Fibrous Substances

By Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Suni Lee, Hidenori Matsuzaki, Nagisa Sada, Kei Yoshitome, Yasumitsu Nishimura and Takemi Otsuki

301

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2. Lymphocyte Signaling and Function in Altered Physiological Environments

By Vivek Mann, Elvis Okoro, Ayodotun Sodipe, Courtney Williams, Patricia Ngantcha and Alamelu Sundaresan

300

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3. Signaling Pathway for the Development of Pre-B Cells

By Tatsuaki Tsuruyama

280

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4. Understanding B Lymphocyte Development: A Long Way to Go

By Malavika Bhattacharya

445

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5. Prognostic and Therapeutic Implications of Lymphocytes in Hematological Disorders and Solid Malignancies

By Nashwa Abd El-Aziz, Ghada El Gohary, Sherif Mohamed and Khaled El-Saleh

405

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6. Lymphocytes Studied by Raman Microspectroscopy

By Magdalena Pietruszewska, Grażyna Biesiada, Jacek Czepiel, Malwina Birczyńska, Paulina Moskal, Mateusz Kozicki, Emilia Hola, Aleksander Garlicki and Aleksandra Wesełucha-Birczyńska

318

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7. Radiation Protective and Immunopotentiating Effect of Lymphocytes by β-Glucan

By Yeun-Hwa Gu

246

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