hemocyte


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hemocyte

[′hē·mə‚sīt]
(invertebrate zoology)
A cellular element of blood, especially in invertebrates.
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A comprehensive guide to hemocyte identification using brightfield Giemsa-stained images is provided (Table 2), with highmagnification pictures exemplifying the most common aspect of each cell type (Fig.
2017) had demonstrated that AgNPs at therapeutic doses are not toxic, and does not affect the metabolic rate or total hemocytes count in juvenile Litopenaeus vannamei.
However, insects from both populations exhibited a significant reduction in the total number of hemocytes following exposure to Dipel[R]PM, whereas no significant change in hemocyte number was observed in the insects challenged with Xentari[R]WDG (Fig.
These tubes were kept for 10 min, and then centrifuged at 10,000 rpm and 4[degrees]C for 10 min to remove the hemocytes.
Anderson SR, Patel KM, Roesijadi G (1999) Oyster metallothionein as an oxyradical scavenger: Implications for hemocyte defense responses.
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.
The parasite enters the hemocyte through the process of phagocytosis, multiplying by binary fission and eventually causing the cell to rupture (Chagot et al.