Any of the antibody-secreting cells found in lymphoid tissue and derived from B cells upon lymphokine stimulation and reaction with a specific antigen.
A type of white blood cell that produces antibodies, formed when a B cell interacts with an antigen.
Any of various short-lived cells that develop from activated B cells and secrete large numbers of antibodies. They are found chiefly in the bone marrow, spleen, and lymph nodes.
A lymphocyte that originates from a B cell and produces antibodies as part of a humoral immune response.