monocyte


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monocyte

[′män·ə‚sīt]
(histology)
A large (about 12 micrometers), agranular leukocyte with a relatively small, eccentric, oval or kidney-shaped nucleus.
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To determine if there is an association between monocyte counts and risk of VTE, we used an unconditional logistic regression model.
Focusing on the expression level and pattern of cell surface proteins, we observed a sequential differentiation process from granulocyte/monocyte progenitors via cMoPs to pre-monocytes then monocytes that was supported by gene expression studies," corresponding author Toshiaki Ohteki said.
We examined the in vitro effects of asiatic acid on TNF-[alpha]-induced increased endothelial permeability, increased expression of adhesion molecules, monocyte adhesion and monocyte migration.
The levels of chemokines involved in monocyte recruitment, particularly MCP-1, MIP-1[alpha], and MIP-1[beta], were increased in the liver of patients with ALD (Afford et al.
It became widely acknowledged that different monocyte subsets can play differential roles in the regulation of numerous inflammatory and infectious diseases including Sjogren's disease, type 1 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, acute and chronic liver disease, HIV infection and many others [10,20-25].
As an inference, it has been thought that smoking may, in part, explain the changed level of blood pressure, total and differential leucocyte count (TLC), eosinophil count and monocyte count.
TLR expression in monocytes The percentage of expression of TLR7, TLR8 and TLR9 was determined for the monocyte populations of 13 patients diagnosed with HIV and 13 apparently healthy subjects used as controls.
Test files from the device were uploaded to perform subsequent data analysis to determine the concentrations and relative cell frequencies for the lymphocyte and monocyte fractions.
The order (percent reduction) of reduced glutathione-induced suppression in secreted TNF-[alpha] in monocyte culture supernatants was TB > SLE > TB-SLE, (p<0.

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