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Neutrophil

neutrophil

(Science: haematology) A granulocyte, a white blood cell. The chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes.A type of [[white blood cell which is most commonly found in the body which is formed in the bone marrow and is capable of [[phagocytosis.


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Reading Blood under a microscope

... occur due to the affinity of RBCs for each other. The stacking helps them to travel more efficiently in capillaries. 3) Almost certainly a neutrophil; the dots are lobes of the nucleus. Neutrophils are the most common type of white blood cell. Other things you might find: - macrophages: ...

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by AstraSequi
Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Reading Blood under a microscope
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cortisol and B/T-cells

... since the actual healing does not have anything to do with antibodies or B/T cells, and in case of an infected wound it is usually dealt with neutrophils and to a lesser extent with macrophages. So inhibition of B and T cell function might have an effect only if there's a prolonged infection ...

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by biohazard
Tue Aug 25, 2009 7:29 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: cortisol and B/T-cells
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Composition of white blood cells.

... vary quite a bit between individuals, and also in one individual between different time points. My own lymphocyte count is usually higher than neutrophil, though this is quite rare in humans in general. Usually neutrophils are the most numerous, followed by lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils ...

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by biohazard
Mon May 18, 2009 6:35 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Composition of white blood cells.
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Antibodies to ID mouse neutrophils and monocytes

... simply put proper gates in the FSC / SSC dot plot and it should usually be enough. However, if you want, for example, to be sure that your neutrophils don't contain any contaminating monocytes (or vice versa), you need to label them with antibodies. Some of the granular monocytes can sometimes ...

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by biohazard
Thu Jul 10, 2008 6:05 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Antibodies to ID mouse neutrophils and monocytes
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Antibodies to ID mouse neutrophils and monocytes

I have just used it few months ago to perform leucocyte differential numbers and I got no problem on distinguishing between neutrophil and monocyte (even you can do this manually just like what I did by blood smear preparation and light microscope when the equipment was broken here :)) ...

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by DoctorStein
Sun Jul 06, 2008 3:31 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Antibodies to ID mouse neutrophils and monocytes
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