1The theory of the transmission of inherited characteristics by germ plasm.
2Asexual reproduction of an organism by budding.
3The development of lymphocytes into larger undifferentiated cells that can undergo mitosis.
- ‘During 4 to 5 days of culturing with cytokines, high blastogenesis and heavy proliferation were noted in OSA lymphocyte cocultures as compared with control cocultures.’
- ‘It was shown that spleen cells and infiltrating leukocytes isolated from well-functioning cardiac allografts in immunologically enhanced adult rats suppressed spontaneous blastogenesis of normal syngeneic cells in vitro.’
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