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Plasma cell

plasma cell

(Science: haematology) A terminally differentiated antibody forming and usually antibody secreting, cell of the b-cell lineage.

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Re: O level Past paper exam question on gland secretion

... Hydrophilic that are produced molecules also help solubility through plasma membranes, which is sometimes a requirement for Endocrine molecules ... with ease. One other possibility is that Endocrine molecules tend to be cell-signalling molecules (as far as I know), therefore there's no real need ...

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by Amphibitile
Sun Jun 23, 2013 12:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: O level Past paper exam question on gland secretion
Replies: 1
Views: 1835

Intracellular membrane potential of cell and axon

... in low Na+ ECF solution, I see that the membrane potential in the intracellular cell body and intracellular axon is the same voltage/value. Even ... The cell body and axon are part of the same neuron and share the same plasma membrane ... and therefore, the intracellular readings should always ...

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by ayong1970
Fri Sep 07, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Intracellular membrane potential of cell and axon
Replies: 1
Views: 6087

Re: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?

... which interacts with a certain switch which is already fused to the plasma membrane. My questions are: 1) is the cdc25-2 yRAS mutant already ... is? Can't the bait interact with unindented proteins on the yeast cell membrane? Isn't this LIKELY as well, given that a third of all eukaryotic ...

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by janapix
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:33 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?
Replies: 1
Views: 2240

Re: Missing antibody

... low expression/abscence of a certain antibody. I just don't see how a plasma cell could stop producing antibodies, or will they die and that results in the abscence of ...

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by kk
Mon May 21, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Missing antibody
Replies: 2
Views: 1597

caveolae and caveolin1

... type of lipid raft, are small (50–100 nanometer) invaginations of the plasma membrane in many vertebrate cell types, especially in endothelial cells and adipocytes. have several functions in signal ...

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by taruntbiotech
Mon May 14, 2012 5:10 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: caveolae and caveolin1
Replies: 1
Views: 3150
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