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mononuclear

[¦män·ō′nü·klē·ər]
(cell and molecular biology)
Having only one nucleus.
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On the other hand, no arteriole showed any cuff of infiltrated mononucleate cells.
They are flattened, mononucleate cells which line bone.
Interferon-tau (IFNT), produced by the mononucleate TE of ruminant ungulates during the peri-implantation period (Farin et al., 1989; Guillomot et al., 1990; Demmers et al., 2001), is a major protein that signals the process of maternal recognition of pregnancy (Godkin et al., 1982; Imakawa et al., 1987; Stewart et al., 1987; Roberts et al., 1992).
Mononucleate cells were isolated by density gradient centrifugation using Histopaque[R] solution (Sigma) and subsequently seeded in [alpha]-MEM, 15% FBS (inactivated), and maintained in a humidified incubator with 5% C[O.sub.2] and 95% air at a temperature of 37[degrees]C.
Second are large, atypical epithelioid ganglion-like cells, which are often described as resembling Reed-Sternberg cells or virocytes and which can be mononucleate, binucleate, or sometimes multinucleate, with prominent large eosinophilic nucleoli, vesicular nuclei, occasional perinucleolar halos, and abundant amphophilic cytoplasm (Figure 1, C and D).