T Cell Neoplasia

  • Ian J. Forbes
  • Anthony S-Y. Leong

Abstract

T cell neoplasms are monoclonal populations which often produce lymphokines influencing a wide range of cell types. Lymphokines are molecules with the capacity to activate or affect the function of B cells, macrophages, bone marrow stem cells and, in the case of interleukin 1 (IL-1), connective tissue and certain neurons involved in the genesis of fever.

Keywords

Lymphoma Leukemia Nucleoside Phosphorylase Isobe 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian J. Forbes
    • 1
    • 2
  • Anthony S-Y. Leong
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.University of AdelaideAustralia
  2. 2.The Queen Elizabeth HospitalWoodvilleAustralia
  3. 3.Institute of Medical and Veterinary ScienceAdelaideAustralia
  4. 4.Department of PathologyUniversity of AdelaideAustralia

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