neutrophil granule


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neu·tro·phil gran·ule

a granule stainable with the neutral component of stains, for example, the Romanowsky-type blood stains.

neutrophil granule

Any of the cytoplasmic granules of a neutrophil that often stain a pale blue.
See also: granule
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Hager M, Cowland JB, Borregaard N (2010) Neutrophil granules in health and disease.
He then treated the cultured cells with human neutrophil peptide-1, one of the three defensins found in large concentrations in neutrophil granules.

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