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blood

noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancessry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation, genealogical tree, genealogy, gentility, genus, heredity, heritage, issue, kind, kindred, kinsfolk, kinship, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, line, lineage, nationality, next of kin, offspring, one's people, parentage, pedigree, propinquity, relations, sanguis, stock, strain, ties of family, tribe
Associated concepts: blood heirs, blood issue, blood relatives, full blood, half blood, mixed blood
Foreign phrases: Consanguineus est quasi eodem sannuine natus.A person related by consanguinity is, as it were, one born from the same blood. Pueri sunt de sannuine parentum, sed pater et mater non sunt de sannuine puerorum. Children are of the blood of their parrnts, but the father and mother are not of the blood of their children.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, descent, lineage

BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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A specific lysophospholipid, lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) plays a particularly important role in the lymphocyte transmigration across HEVs.
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There are few predictors of short term mortality new onset AF and ST segment deviation in NSTEMI of which neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is the strongest.
Alive or dead, these walled fungal cells (and even their fluids) can kill lymphocytes that would normally proliferate when mixed with an invader.
Through this method, the haemo- lymphocytes nucleus also could be separated into three size groups: large, medium, and small, with diameter ranges of 8.
2] Lymphocytes are part of the adaptive immune response which plays a crucial role to maintain normal immune functions.
The outlined interdisciplinary approach presented here aims at evaluating cytotoxic lymphocyte development and function in large numbers of patients, in addition to healthy individuals in a complementary approach, using state-of-the-art methodology.
Studying of IL-2 (CD25) receptor expression in separate lymphocyte subpopulations has revealed the tendency to decrease in CD4+ and CD8+ lymphocytes, and to increase--in CD16+ cells.