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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… 
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… 
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… 
Review
2007
Review
2006
Review
2006
The development of lymphoid organs can be viewed as a continuum. At one end are the 'canonical' secondary lymphoid organs… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Sixty‐two cases of primary malignant lymphoma of the were investigated. Fifty‐eight lymphomas were of B‐ and two of T‐cell type… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
This article deals with the ontogeny, morphology, and function of bronchus-associated lymphoid tissue (BALT). The surface… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The clinical, morphological and immunohistochemical features of 15 cases of pulmonary lymphoproliferative disease are described…