Microspikes on the Lymphocyte Uropod

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Science  21 Feb 1969:
Vol. 163, Issue 3869, pp. 818-820
DOI: 10.1126/science.163.3869.818


Lymphocytes have anatomic and functional characteristics reiminiscent of the amoeba. The capacity to form microscopikes on the uropod suggests a high degree of specialization essential to the lympphocyte's function in immunnologic reactions.

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