granulocytes


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Granulocytes

White blood cells.

granulocytes (granˑ·y·lō·sāts),

n.pl white blood cells with granules of cytoplasm.
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Mechanisms of mobilization of hematopoietic progenitors with granulocyte colony-stimulating factor.
Wright staining results showed that granulocytes (R3) with the small nucleus and plenty of cytoplasm were the most complex and usually oval or spherical in shape and larger than hyalinocytes.
Granulocytes were isolated from whole blood using a commercial kit for positive selection (StemCell Technologies Inc.
We found that oral administration of BRO in a model of moderate-to-severe bronchoalveolar inflammation in rats attenuated the inflammatory response by reducing both systemic leukocytosis as well as local infiltration of granulocytes into lung tissue and alveolar space.
Data collected from the study found that granulocytes increased by 0.
Adjuvant granulocyte colony-stimulating factor therapy results in improved spatial learning and stimulates hippocampal neurogenesis in a mouse model of pneumococcal meningitis.
At this, on the surface of granulocytes rhizopodia were distributed homogeneously and their length didn't exceed 1.
The granulocytes reacted immediately to the physical stress of sleep loss and directly mirrored the body's stress response," said Katrin Ackermann, postdoctoral researcher at the Eramus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
The granulocytes reacted immediately to the physical stress of sleep loss and directly mirrored the body's stress response," said Ackermann, a postdoctoral researcher at the Eramus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
Further research led him to discover that the mouse that appeared to be immune from cancer had an extra amount of potent granulocytes for specifically killing cancer cells without harming normal cells.
Granulocytes are WBC that contain granules in their cytoplasm and consist of neutrophils, eosinophils and basophils in the peripheral blood.
Fales (National Institutes of Health, Maryland), contributing to an article on the phosphorylation site analysis of MRP14 purified from granulocytes, commenting on proteome analysis, and discussing the analysis of single cells and molecules.

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