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Mature naive vs mature effector lymphocyte

The terminology "mature naive" and "mature effector" lymphocytes refers to the stage in maturation that the lymphocyte is currently undergoing. Lymphocyte maturation can be split into initial and final maturation. Initial maturation occurs in primary lymphatic organs (eg, bone and thymus) and final maturation occurs in secondary lymphatic organs (eg, lymph nodes). Mature naive lymphocytes… Read More »