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Germinal cell

Germinal cell

A cell from which other cells are derived, especially a dividing 

cell in the embryonic neural tube.

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Stem Cells and Cell division?

I. Stem cells are central to three processes in an organism: development, repair of adult tissue ... or genital ridge. These are the precursors to the gonad of the organism and are called germinal cells. These cells are not derived from any of the three germ layers but appear ...

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by RZachary1
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:51 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Stem Cells and Cell division?
Replies: 6
Views: 5406

Immune System

I may as well make a list out of this! - Cell death can be due to phagocytosis or by the release of membrane perforating enzymes ... can differentiate into plasma cells (produce antibodies), memory cells (form germinal centres in the secondary lymphoid follicles) or B1 cells (similar role to ...

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by Babybel56
Tue May 10, 2011 7:05 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Immune System
Replies: 4
Views: 6793

Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... by T lymphocites. Otherwise, T lymphocites can be usefull in B cell activation and antibody production, here it’s named T helper cell, and ... affinity maturation and the generation of memory B cells, occur in the germinal centers of lymphoid follicles. The affinity maturation is the process ...

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by marla
Tue Jun 01, 2010 9:08 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
Replies: 7
Views: 16933

The Fiber Disease

... characterized by defects in immune regulation, loss of specific immune cell subsets, presence of abnormal cytokine levels, changes in the architecture of germinal centers and other lymphoid tissues and an apparent loss of immune surveillance. Any ...

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by London
Sat Jan 28, 2006 9:12 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6245092

no. of chromatids,dyads and tetrads

... and tetrads, dyads are the result of the first meiotic division in cells which has cell wall and tetrads are the result of the second meiotic division in those cells too. For example: in germinal cells of plants. Did I answered your question?

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by Enzyme
Tue Jan 03, 2006 10:05 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: no. of chromatids,dyads and tetrads
Replies: 8
Views: 5674

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