haemocyte


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haemocyte

An older, nonspecific term for any cell either native to the circulation or found therein.

he·mo·cyte

(hē'mō-sīt)
Any cell or formed element of the blood.
Synonym(s): haemocyte.
[hemo- + G. kytos, a hollow (cell)]

haemocyte

an invertebrate blood cell.

he·mo·cyte

(hē'mō-sīt)
Any cell or formed element of the blood.
Synonym(s): haemocyte.
[hemo- + G. kytos, a hollow (cell)]
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The influence of haemocyte number on the resistance of the freshwater crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus Dana, to the parasitic fungus, Aphanomyces astaci.
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These disturbances are, therefore, translated into structural alterations marked and significant drop in the number of haemocytes, ranging from 271-123 haem / 3[micro]l in S.
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Enzyme characterisation of the circulating haemocytes of the carpet shell clam, Ruditapes decussatus (Mollusca: Bivalvia).
Effects of temperature and salinity on haemocyte activities of the Pacific oyster, Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg).
Measurement of reactive oxygen intermediate production in haemocyte of the penaeid shrimp, Penaeus vannamei.
Tanner crab Chionocetes bairdi Rathbun haemocyte classification and an evaluation of using differential counts to measure infection with a fungal disease.
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