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white blood cell
used in Change of Heart by Picoult

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Definition
blood cells that are white and that help the body's immune system by destroying bacteria and fungi
  • Someone without HIV would have a normal T cell count of a thousand cells or more, but the virus becomes part of these white blood cells.
  • When the white blood cells reproduce to fight infection, the virus reproduces, too.

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