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B-cell

a LYMPHOCYTE formed in the bone marrow of mammals that, after stimulation with a particular ANTIGEN, divides to produce daughter cells that manufacture large amounts of ANTIBODIES which are passed into the bloodstream.

B-cell (B-lymphocyte)

Type of white blood cell that produces antibodies.
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If Kymriah is approved by the US FDA and the EMA, it will be the first time a chimeric antigen receptor T cell (CAR-T) therapy has been made available for two distinct indications in non-Hodgkin lymphoma and B-cell ALL.
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