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Immune Cell Development: Hemaptopoiesis and Lymphocytes

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Hemaptopoietic stem cells reside in the bone marrow, are self-renewing, and give rise to both lymphoid and myeloid progenitor cells.

Lymphoid progenitor cells give rise to lymphocytes, while myeloid progenitor cells give rise to the remaining immune cells, erythrocytes, and platelets.

Which of the following immune cells is NOT derived from the lymphoid lineage?

A

Macrophage.

B

T helper cell.

C

Natural Killer cell.

D

B cell.