• See 'Clinical manifestations, pathologic features, and diagnosis of nodular lymphocyte-predominant Hodgkin lymphoma' . (uptodate.com)
  • Tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes, also tumour infiltrating lymphocytes, are white blood cells that have left the bloodstream and migrated into a tumor. (wikipedia.org)
  • In colorectal cancer, tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes are associated with microsatellite instability cancers, as may be seen in Lynch syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tumor infiltrating lymphocytes (TIL) interact most closely with the tumor cells and are likely to more accurately reflect tumor host interactions. (nih.gov)
  • D.M. Lewinsohn, R.F. Bargatze, and E.C. Butcher, Leukocyte-endothelial cell recognition: evidence of a common molecular mechanism shared by neutrophils, lymphocytes, and other leukocytes, J. Immunol. (springer.com)
  • S. J. McLeod and M. R. Gold, "Activation and function of the Rap1 GTPase in B lymphocytes," International Reviews of Immunology , vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 763-789, 2001. (hindawi.com)
  • Prior to TIL treatment, patients are given nonmyeloablative chemotherapy to deplete native lymphocytes that can inhibit the response. (wikipedia.org)
  • HealthCentral explains that lymphocytosis, or the presence of a high number of lymphocytes, can be caused by many different disorders and diseases, including mononucleosis, toxoplasmosis, AIDS and tuberculosis. (reference.com)
  • however, adults with more than 3,000 lymphocytes per milliliter of blood are generally considered to suffer from lymphocytosis. (reference.com)
  • In some cases, children must have more than 9,000 lymphocytes per milliliter of blood to be considered to suffer from lymphocytosis. (reference.com)
  • A high lymphocyte count is referred to as lymphocytosis and is caused by a bacterial or viral infection, cancer, autoimmune disorders, tuberculosis, HIV/AI. (reference.com)
  • Intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes provide a first line of defense at this extensive barrier with the outside world, and as such, understanding their role in immunity is critical. (springer.com)
  • Once the T-lymphocytes are activated, they are stimulated to multiply. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The Encyclopaedia Britannica defines lymphocytes as white blood cells that determine the specific response of the immune system to bacteria and toxins. (reference.com)
  • Lymphocytes are different from the other WBCs because they can recognize and have a memory of invading bacteria and viruses . (howstuffworks.com)
  • A drastic reduction of lymphocytes can lead to persistent infections from fungi, bacteria and viruses. (ehow.co.uk)
  • E.C. Butcher, R.G. Scollay, and I.L. Weissman, Organ specificity of lymphocyte migration: Mediation by highly selective lymphocyte interaction with organ-specific determinants on high endothelial venules, Eur. (springer.com)
  • W.M. Gallatin, I.L. Weissman, and E.C. Butcher, A cell surface molecule involved in organ-specific homing of lymphocytes. (springer.com)
  • S. Jalkanen, R. Bargatze, L. Herron, and E.C. Butcher, A lymphoid cell surface glycoprotein involved in endothelial recognition and lymphocyte homing in man, Eur. (springer.com)
  • S. Jalkanen, R. Bargatze, M. Jalkanen, M. Tammi, and E.C. Butcher, Biochemical properties of glycoproteins involved in lymphocyte recognition of high endothelial venules in man, submitted. (springer.com)
  • Special cytokines called interleukins that are produced by the T-4 lymphocytes mediate this proliferation. (encyclopedia.com)
  • According to Japanese and Russian researchers' data, the patients suffering from larynx cancer and some other malignant growths, even before treatment starts experience increase of quantity of lymphocytes with T-cell receptor (TCR) genes mutations. (innovations-report.com)
  • Reproducible differences between patients and controls were not found in cytotoxic lymphocyte numbers, cytotoxic granule content, activation status, exocytotic capacity, target cell killing, or cytokine production. (frontiersin.org)
  • Lymphocyte stimulation leads to the activation of selected transcription factors depending on the type of signals. (els.net)