B cell conducts the lymphocyte orchestra.

@article{Youinou2007BCC,
  title={B cell conducts the lymphocyte orchestra.},
  author={Pierre Youinou},
  journal={Journal of autoimmunity},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 2-3},
  pages={143-51}
}
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

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 28 extracted citations

B cells in renal transplantation: pathological aspects and therapeutic interventions.

Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association • 2011

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…