mononuclear leukocyte

mononuclear leukocyte

a white blood cell, including lymphocytes and monocytes, with a single nucleus. Also called mononuclear cell. Compare polymorphonuclear. See also monocyte.
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For isolation and differentiation of monocytes, PBMCs were suspended in mononuclear leukocyte culture medium [complete Dulbecco's modified Eagle's medium (DMEM)] (Waldman et al.
The inflammation was characterized by a low number of mononuclear leukocytes and fibrinous exudate and fibroplasia.
Infrared spectroscopic analysis of mononuclear leukocytes in peripheral blood from Alzheimer's disease patients.
Reduced prostaglandin F2 alpha release from blood mononuclear leukocytes after oral supplementation of omega-3 fatty acids: the OmegAD study.
The intraperitoneal application of the extract significantly reduced the number of circulating mononuclear leukocytes, compatible with a hyperactive response by the adrenal cortex.
Lectinlike oxidized LDL receptor-1 (LOX-1) supports adhesion of mononuclear leukocytes and a monocytes-like cell line THP-1 cells under static and flow conditions.
In contrast to acute inflammation, which is manifested by vascular changes, edema, and largely neutrophil infiltration, chronic inflammation is characterized by infiltration with mononuclear leukocytes, tissue destruction, angiogenesis, and fibrosis.
Peripheral blood mononuclear leukocytes (PBMCs), lymphocytes, and monocytes, microscopically examined after Romanowsky staining, commonly generated a great deal of subjective morphologic classification.
Baron's research, performed in vitro (in test tubes rather than on human participants), revealed that saliva's natural hypotonicity (low salt) rapidly disrupted 90% or more of the HIV-infected blood mononuclear leukocytes, with a 10,000-fold or greater inhibition of the multiplication of HIV and surrogate viruses.
The number of circulating mononuclear leukocytes was very reduced in these animals, compatible with a hyperactive response by the adrenal cortex (Moraes and Garcia-Leme, 1982).
Activity was higher in mononuclear leukocytes for [alpha]-iduronidase, arylsulfatase A, (3-glucosidase, and total Hex A and B activities.