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Germinal Center

"Germinal Center" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The activated center of a lymphoid follicle in secondary lymphoid tissue where B-LYMPHOCYTES are stimulated by antigens and helper T cells (T-LYMPHOCYTES, HELPER-INDUCER) are stimulated to generate memory cells.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Germinal Center" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Germinal Center" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 211 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2022
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