from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cellular component of the blood, especially of an invertebrate.

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  • n. a component of a blood cell, especially of an invertebrate

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as hematocyte.


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  • Our analysis included the construction of protein maps of the hemocyte cells and cells from fat bodies, the identification of the changed proteins, in response to infection, using LC-MS/MS, and the estimation of the trends in expression of these proteins at three time points (30 min, 6 hours and 22 hours) after infection.

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