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1. Plasma
* The fluid portion of the blood (i.e., what's left over when the cells have been removed). * A fire-like, highly energetic gas made up of ions, electrons, and neutral particles.

2. Plasma cell
A large differentiated and short-lived B lymphocyte specializing in abundant (but short-term) antibody production.

3. Plasma cells
Cells produced from B cells that synthesize and release antibodies .

4. Plasma proteins
The protein s dissolved or suspended in blood plasma, such as albumin .

5. Plasma
The liquid portion of the blood. Along with the extracellular fluid, it makes up the internal environment of multicellular organisms.

6. Plasmacyte (plasma cell)
A type of non-granular, basophil ic leukocyte that produces antibodies.

7. Plasmagene
Any self-replicating gene found in the cytoplasm of a cell, outside the nucleus. This includes the DNA found in mitochondria .

8. Plasmalogen
Any of several glycerol -based phospholipid s which are found mainly in brain and spinal cord tissue.

9. Plasmapheresis
This is a medical method in which some blood is removed from a person. The blood cells, after being separated from the plasma (usually via centrifugation ), are returned to the person. It has been speculated that this method removes certain proteins that are deleterious to the person, such as autoantibodies. Some limited success has been achieved in the treatment of conditions including: myasthenia gravis (MG), Eaton-Lambert syndrome (ELS), chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP), Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS), paraproteinemia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and multiple sclerosis (MS).

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