agranular leukocyte

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agranular leukocyte

[‚ā′gran·yə·lər ′lü·kə‚sīt]
(histology)
A type of white blood cell, including lymphocytes and monocytes, characterized by the absence of cytoplasmic granules and by a relatively large spherical or indented nucleus.
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The present study was taken up to study the aged related variations in total leucocyte, granulocyte and agranulocyte count during different phases of menstrual cycle in 1st professional MBBS students at Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical sciences (JNIMS), Imphal, Manipur.
However, rise in granulocyte, agranulocyte and total leucocyte counts may be due to the release of tremendous number of leucocytes during menstruation.
DEGs in agranulocyte adhesion and diapedesis, granulocyte adhesion and diapedesis, IL-10 signaling, and IL-6 signaling were further analyzed and illustrated by the Venn diagram.
Further IPA canonical pathway analysis reveals that significantly dysregulated pathways in immune/inflammatory reactions following injury were agranulocyte adhesion and diapedesis, granulocyte adhesion and diapedesis, IL-10 signaling, and IL-6 signaling (Table 1, Additional Files 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12) based on the score (-log (p value)) of each pathway (p value < 0 05 were considered statistically significant).
The most important reviews of the various morphofunctional aspects of the hemocytes of the whole Mollusca phylum are those of Cheng (1981) and Hine (1999), who identified 2 fundamental hemocyte types in bivalve hemolymph: granulocytes and hyalinocytes (or agranulocytes).
Future studies will focus on weight gain and hematological parameters of erythrocytes, granulocytes and agranulocytes. * Supported by the Research and Productive Scholarship, University of South Carolina
Lymphocytes are undifferentiated agranulocytes, which are apparently involved in production of antibody.
The process of phagocytosis occurs in all three hemocyte cell types: large granulocytes, small granulocytes, and agranulocytes but the three cytotypes phagocytose at different rates.