lymphoblast

Pronunciation: (LIM-foh-BLAST)

A lymphocyte that has gotten larger after being stimulated by an antigen. Lymphoblast also refers to an immature cell that can develop into a mature lymphocyte.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Blood cell development. A blood stem cell goes through several steps to become a red blood cell, platelet, or white blood cell. Evolución de una célula sanguínea. Una célula madre sanguínea pasa por varias etapas para convertirse en un glóbulo rojo, una plaqueta o un glóbulo blanco.2003-04-23 Date last modified: 2014-10-28