polychromatocyte

polychromatocyte

 [pol″e-kro-mat´o-sīt]
a cell stainable with various kinds of stains.

pol·y·chro·mat·o·phil

, polychromatophile (pol'ē-krō'măt-ō-fil, -fīl),
1. Having a tendency to stain with both basic and acidic dyes. Synonym(s): polychromatophilic
2. A young or degenerating erythrocyte that manifests acidic and basic staining affinities. Synonym(s): polychromatocyte
Synonym(s): polychromophil
[poly- + G. chrōma, color, + phileō, to love]

polychromophil

adjective Referring to a cell or structure that stains with acidic, basic or neutral dyes.
noun An early or effete erythrocyte that stains with acidic, basic or neutral dyes.

pol·y·chro·mat·o·phil

, polychromatophile (pol'ē-krō-mat'ŏ-fil, -fīl)
1. Staining readily with acid, neutral, and basic dyes; denoting certain cells, especially certain red blood cells.
Synonym(s): polychromatophilic.
2. A young or degenerating erythrocyte that manifests acidic and basic staining affinities.
Synonym(s): polychromatocyte.
[poly- + G. chrōma, color, + phileō, to love]
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Group Numbers of Numbers of polychromato micronucleuses in cytes polychromatocytes Negative control (physiological 10000 26 saline) 5.00 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 10000 24 nanomagnetic fluid 4.00 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 10000 22 nanomagnetic fluid 2.50 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 10000 20 nanomagnetic fluid 1.25g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 10000 21 nanomagnetic fluid Positive control (cyclophosphamide) 10000 291 Group Micronucleus rates (%) Negative control (physiological 24 saline) 5.00 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 23 nanomagnetic fluid 4.00 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 21 nanomagnetic fluid 2.50 g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 19 nanomagnetic fluid 1.25g/Kg PLA/[Fe.sub.3][O.sub.4] 22 nanomagnetic fluid Positive control (cyclophosphamide) 289