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Polymorphonuclear

polymorphonuclear

Having nuclei of varied forms; denoting a variety of leukocyte.

Origin: G. Polymorphos, multiform, _ L. Nucleus, kernel


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Re: 5 questions about cell biology

... Disease I think it is A 5.The first thing that is used to counteract virus is? A.Secertory IgA B.Interferon-alpha C.NK cell D.Natural antibody D.Polymorphonuclear cell maybe nk cell And why?

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by ATPenergy
Sat Feb 20, 2010 2:14 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: 5 questions about cell biology
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Views: 5380

5 questions about cell biology

... and Alzhiemer Disease 5.The first thing that is used to counteract virus is? A.Secertory IgA B.Interferon-alpha C.NK cell D.Natural antibody D.Polymorphonuclear cell And why?

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by ATPenergy
Fri Feb 19, 2010 4:19 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: 5 questions about cell biology
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Views: 5380

healing process in general 3 phases

... 3 general phases: inflammatory, proliferative and tissue remodelling phases starts with blood clotting --> sends out signals to call for polymorphonuclear cells... then comes the monocytes (for phagocytosis and release of growth factors)... these generally happen during inflammatory phase... ...

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by honee_v
Thu Oct 19, 2006 3:06 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wound Healing
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Views: 10202

Im a newbie please go easy!

you need to fill in: efferent arteriole, afferent arteriole, glomerulus, Bowman's capsule. the bloodcell drawn here is a polymorphonuclear granulocyte (PMN) (wow i still know the anatomy of the kidney :p)

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by sdekivit
Fri Sep 29, 2006 9:01 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Im a newbie please go easy!
Replies: 9
Views: 4811

The Fiber Disease

... reduced. Corresponding to the reduction in superoxide-producing activity, the killing activity also remained reduced. Lehrer and Cline found that polymorphonuclear leukocytes from pa- tients with chronic granulomatous disease lack the ability to produce superoxide anions and cannot kill. they ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Tue Aug 29, 2006 9:36 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 5560742


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