eosinophil eosinophil

Definition(s):

  • (n) a leukocyte readily stained with eosin

Usage(s):

  • The eosinophil average at race's end: three for both oarsmen and cox.

News

  • Small protein plays big role in asthma severity

    ( Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology ) A new culprit has been identified that likely plays a big role in the severity of asthma--a small protein chemokine called CCL26. These findings were published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology and represent the first demonstration that CCL26 is a potent regulator of the migration of asthmatic eosinophils, commonly observed in ...
    on August 1, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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