B cell conducts the lymphocyte orchestra.

  title={B cell conducts the lymphocyte orchestra.},
  author={Pierre Youinou},
  journal={Journal of autoimmunity},
  volume={28 2-3},
The interest for B cells has recently been revived. They normally play a role in the development, the regulation, as well as the activation of lymphoid architecture: they regulate dendritic cells and T-cell subsets function through cytokine production. Receptor editing is also essential in B cells and aids in preventing autoimmunity. Both abnormalities in the distribution of B-cell subsets and clinical benefit response to B-cell depletion in autoimmune states illustrate their importance. A new… CONTINUE READING

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