polychromatic erythrocyte


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polychromatic erythrocyte

An erythrocyte that does not stain uniformly.
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Box-plots showing the incidence of micronucleated polychromatic erythrocytes (MNPCEs) and ratio of polychromatic erythrocytes (PCE) to normochromatic erythrocytes (NCE) in bone marrow of male ($) and female ($) Swiss albinus mice after testing for 24h and 48h.
Caption: Figure 3: Percentage of polychromatic erythrocytes (% PCEs) in Swiss mice bone marrow after 14 days of treatment with AO and AN, DOX, and their respective controls.
%MnPCEs: percent incidence of micro nucleated polychromatic erythrocytes, % MnNCEs: percent incidence of micro nucleated normochromic erythrocytes, PCE%: percentage of Polychromatic erythrocytes, P/N: ratio of polychromatic erythrocytes to normochromic erythrocytes.
Figure 1 shows the results of micronuclei counts per 1,000 polychromatic erythrocytes in each animal of different groups.
Abbreviations [alpha]-TOH: Alpha-tocopherol AO: Acridine orange AA: Ascorbic acid EB: Ethidium bromide FDA: Food and Drug Administration ip: Intraperitoneal MN: Micronucleus MN-PCE: Micronucleated polychromatic erythrocytes NCE: Normochromatic erythrocytes NIF: Net induction frequency [sup.*]OH: Hydroxyl radical PCE: Polychromatic erythrocytes ROS: Reactive oxygen species [V.sub.2] [O.sub.5]: Vanadium pentoxide.
These slides were observed under microscope (Olympus BX 41) (oil immersion) for the presence of micronuclei in 2000 polychromatic erythrocytes (Fig.
Variation of micronucleated erythrocytes in peripheral blood of Sciurus aureogaster in relation to age: an increment of micronucleated polychromatic erythrocytes after the administration of colchicine.
A drop of blood was obtained after 0, 24, 48, and 72 hours, and stained smears were used to count micronucleated polychromatic erythrocytes (MNPCE) and polychromatic erythrocytes with buds (BPCE) per 1000 polychromatic erythrocytes.