T- and B-cells in immunologic diseases.

  title={T- and B-cells in immunologic diseases.},
  author={Samuel Strober},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={68 5 Suppl},
  • Samuel Strober
  • Published 1977 in American journal of clinical pathology
Three major subpopulations of lymphocytes have been identified in human peripheral blood: thymus-derived (T) lymphocytes, bursa-equivalent (B) lymphocytes, and null (neither T nor B) lymphocytes. T-lymphocytes are commonly identified by a surface receptor for sheep erythrocytes, and by heterologous antisera raised against human thymus cells and absorbed… CONTINUE READING