LY

(redirected from lymphocyte)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to lymphocyte: B lymphocyte

LY

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA.

LY

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Libyan Arab Jamahirya (Libya). This is the code used in international transactions to and from Libyan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Libya. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Libya. Each district has its own code with the prefix "LY." For example, the code for al-Marj district is ISO 3166-2:LY-MJ.
References in periodicals archive ?
African clawed frogs, the source of some of the lymphocytes that died in the lab tests, usually survive the fungus in the wild.
In complete remission, the patients revealed a decrease in percentage and absolute content of lymphocytes, CD[3.
Nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma is an uncommon subtype of Hodgkin lymphoma with disparate clinical, histologic, and immunophenotypic features.
Stimulation indices to phytohemagglutinine (PHA) and lipopolysaccharide (LPS) of lymphocytes in spleens of tumor bearing hamsters (TBH) were significantly decreased during the whole period of the observation.
There were significant differences in lymphocyte proliferation followed by ConA or PHA-L stimulation.
In addition to occurring during common forms of sepsis, a marked increase in lymphocyte apoptosis has been observed in such exotic illnesses as Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
Unlike leukocytes, mononuclear cells include lymphocytes and monocytes, but exclude granulocytes.
Flow cytometry disclosed a monoclonal population of B lymphocytes positive for CD20 with coexpression of GD5.
Six of the eight were outside the 500-meter perimeter at the time of the criticality accident, four had histories of blood-related ailments and that a person's lymphocyte count can fluctuate due to other reasons such as colds, he said.
Specifically, beta-chemokine (RANTES, MIP-1alpha and MIP-1beta) production and lymphocyte proliferation were measured in blood samples from 100 HIV-positive patients.
These white cells of the variety known as T lymphocytes, or simply T-cells, were removed earlier and treated so that they contain good copies of the ADA gene for making the crucial enzyme that the girl lacks.