leucocyte


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leucocyte

(esp US), leukocyte
any of the various large unpigmented cells in the blood of vertebrates
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In experiments with peripheral human leucocytes, Thor [24] also showed that sensitive lymphocytes separated from the blood could not be inhibited by addition of antigen, but that the presence of granulocytes and monocytes were necessary for the inhibition of migration.
Leucocyte reduction and ultraviolet B irradiation of platelets to prevent alloimmunisation and refractoriness to platelet transfusions.
This hypothesis was tested by determining total and differential counts of leucocytes, lymphocyte proliferating activity, serum levels of immunoglobulins (Ig) and cytokines, and the spleen index on days 7, 14 and 28 after initiation of the treatment.
16,17) Deposition of seminal fluid into the female reproductive tract elicits a wave of cytokine release and recruitment and activation of leucocytes.
Key words Haemoglobin--peripheral blood smear--proficiency testing--reticulocyte count--total leucocyte count
Three of the five patients manifesting focal CNS signs or meningismus were subsequently found to have CSF leucocytes on LP There were no documented complications.
15) Post-exercise sIgE levels and concentration-dependent leucocyte counts were adjusted for percentage exercise-induced change in PV.
Age or gender had no effect on leucocyte count suggesting the cell lines are not necessarily affected by the same factors, since age was an important factor in haematocrit.
Effect CrP feeding on blood cells during DV infection: Effects on leucocytes: In normal control mice the total leucocyte count was 11.
NHSBT has a requirement for flow cytometers for the enumeration of cell populations, cell phenotyping of patients and donors, leucocyte red cell and platelet antibody detection by NHSBT diagnostic, product testing and research laboratories.
4 (cm below costal margin) Mean leucocyte count (leucocytes 2749.