from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Plural form of hemocyte.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Michel's research team's recent project involved characterizing genes specific to hemocytes, which are mosquito blood cells.
The 2-DE gels of the hemocytes and fat bodies of infected larvae were compared with those of aseptically injured larvae.
We analyzed the proteomes of the hemocytes and fat bodies of Sarcophaga bullata larvae after infection by Escherichia coli.
Compared to the former studies performed in insects, we presented 2-D protein maps of the hemocytes and fat bodies and showed the trends in expression of the immune-elicited proteins.
Slide 9: Innate immunity Second line: Internal defenses (con't.) Natural killer (NK) cells Attack virus-infected body cells and cancer cells Apoptosis (cell death) in cells attacked Coelomocytes and hemocytes - phagocytes in invertebrates
Over-expression of Hsp70 in cardioblasts, pericardial cells and hemocytes (Hand) leads to remarkable survival as compared to controls (at day 18, P Role of Mdr49 and l (2) 08717 genes during IH.