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mononuclear

[¦män·ō′nü·klē·ər]
(cell and molecular biology)
Having only one nucleus.
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This contains a heterogeneous population of sheets of bland mononucleate ovoid cells that lack atypia, often with hemosiderin deposition and a prominent inflammatory cell component with lymphoplasmacytic cells and histiocytes, including foamy macrophages and osteoclast-type giant cells.
Interferon-tau (IFNT), produced by the mononucleate TE of ruminant ungulates during the peri-implantation period (Farin et al.
28) The binucleate: mononucleate cell ratio may therefore prove to be an important biomarker for identifying individuals with a cytokinesis failure caused by higher-than-normal rates of aneuploidy, such as that observed in Down's syndrome.
To complete the cycle, trophozoites encyst into mononucleate cysts that undergo two consecutive nuclear divisions to produce the infecting tetranucleate cyst that is then shed in the feces by "healthy" hosts or convalescent patients.