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1

describe the size of the lymphocytes

highly variable in size

2

what are the two main groups of the lymphocytes?

1. B-lymphocytes
2. T-lymphocytes (more than B)

3

90-95% of all lymphocytes are?

T-lymphocytes

4

B-lymphocytes differentiate into what cells?

into plasma cells

5

what do B-lymphocytes produce?

produce antibodies

6

what do B-lymphocytes increase in?

increase in rER

7

summary of B-lymphocytes

...B-lymphocytes are called presenting cells
...they will present the antigen
...they will present the foreign thing
...***part of acquiring an immunity!!!!

8

B-lymphocytes need more ?

protein production