Science / Biology / Spleen: An organ that produces lymphocytes and stores erythrocytes.


Health / Vitamins / Ferritin: An iron compound formed in the intestine and stored in the liver, spleen and bone marrow. MORE

Technetium (Tc)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Technetium (Tc): Atomic number: 43, Atomic mass: (99) g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.9, Density: 11.5 g.cm-3 at 20°C, Melting point: 2200 oC, Boiling point: 4877 oC, Vanderwaals radius: 0.128 nm, Isotopes: 9, Electro MORE


Health / Massage / Dantien: The area of the hara approximately two finger-widths below the navel is called the lower dantien (or tanden). Dan means the medicine of immortality; tien means field. Is is the field of the elixir of MORE


Health / Disease / Ague-Cake: A form of enlargement of the spleen, resulting from the action of malaria on the system. MORE

T Cells

Science / Biology / T Cells: The type of lymphocyte responsible for cell-mediated immunity; also protects against infection by parasites, fungi, and protozoans and can kill cancerous cells; circulate in the blood and become assoc MORE