hairy cell leukaemia


hairy cell leukaemia
Clinically associated with severe T-cell dysfunction possibly as a result of defects in the responsiveness to activation although there is also a very restricted repertoire of the T-cell receptor-beta family.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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