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 in which organ do the human body are the lymphocyte cells formed?

Asked by Gulafshan Islam(student) , on 30/12/10


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Hi GULAFSHAN  and Mansi,

All lymphocytes originate from a common lymphoid progenitor before differentiating into their distinct lymphocyte types.

Lymphocyte are differentiated into two types: B- cells and T- cells:

B- cells mature into B lymphocytes in the bone marrow

T-cells migrate to and mature in a distinct organ, called the thymus.

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bone marrow

Posted by Mansi S(student)on 30/12/10

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Posted by Mansi S(student)on 30/12/10

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