Bursa-of-fabricius meaning

fə-brĭshē-əs, -brĭshəs
A lymphoid gland in birds that is connected to the cloaca and is the site of B cell maturation.
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A lymphoid gland in birds that is connected to the cloaca and is the site of B cell maturation.
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Origin of bursa-of-fabricius

  • After Hieronymus Fabricius (1537–1619), Italian anatomist

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition