Bronchial-associated lymphoid tissue

Known as: BALT, Bronchus-Associated Lymphoid Tissue 
Lymphoid tissue located in the bronchi.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Ectopic or tertiary lymphoid tissues, such as inducible bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (iBALT), form in nonlymphoid organs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mucosal vaccination via the respiratory tract can elicit protective immunity in animal infection models, but the underlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Tertiary lymphoid organs (TLOs) are organized aggregates of B and T cells formed in postembryonic life in response to chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE It has been established that the immune system plays an important role in tumor rejection. There is also compelling… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Presence and extent of bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT) is subject to considerable variations between species and is… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The development of lymphoid organs can be viewed as a continuum. At one end are the 'canonical' secondary lymphoid organs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT) was originally described as a mucosal lymphoid organ in the lungs of some species… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT) participates in airway immune responses. However, little is known about the lymphocyte… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Low-grade B-cell bronchial associated lymphoid tissue (BALT) lymphoma is a distinct subgroup of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In the respiratory tract, lymphoid aggregates with a specialized epithelium have been called bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue… (More)
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