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lymphodreck

IMMUNOLOGY

Definition A facetious coinage by an unknown wag for the Gemisch of factors released by cultured immune cells, which can attract or repel lymphocytes or activate or inhibit lymphocyte activity

Examples, lymphodreck Interleukins, interferons, chemokines, cytokines, lymphokines and sundry factors. 

Synonyms Dreck, German, muck, dirt, filth, crap 

References NEJM 1997; 337:1178br 

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