anucleate


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anucleate

(eɪˈnjuːklɪɪt) or

anucleated

adj
(of a cell) having no nucleus
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A) Anucleate keratinocytes from the pre-bulbar hoof capsule, full of keratin, arranged concentrically forming the corneal tubules (white arrows).
Chromosome partitioning in Escherichia coli: novel mutants producing anucleate cells.
Erythrocytes are anucleate, discoid blood cells packed with haemoglobin molecules (oxygen carrier molecule).
Cytokinetic furrowing in toroidal, binucleate and anucleate cells in C.
Comeocytes are polyhedral, anucleate entities without cytoplasmic organelles, interlocked with each other and organized as vertical columns of 10-30 cells.
Platelets are anucleate discoid-shaped cell fragments derived from the cytoplasm of bone marrow megakaryocytes playing a pivotal role in hemostasis and thrombosis (Guerrero et al.
Platelets, which are anucleate cell fragments derived from megakaryocytes formed in the bone marrow, plug the rupture by aggregating and adhering to the broken blood vessel.
Embryos were scored according to the number, size of the blastomeres and the amount of anucleate fragmentation: type 1, embryos had equal-sized blastomeres and anucleate fragmentation; type 2, embryos had blastomeres unequal in size and less than 20% fragmentation; type 3, embryos had 20%-50% fragmentation; and type 4, embryos had greater than 50% fragmentation.
Birth of infant after transfer of anucleate donor oocyte cytoplasm into recipient eggs.
Cerebellar liponeurocytoma may display perivascular anucleate zones (resembling the perivascular pseudorosettes of ependymoma), which may stain for GFAP.
Ghost cells are considered the pathognomonic feature and are anucleate squamous cells with a central unstained region.