monoblast


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Noun1.monoblast - a large immature monocyte normally found in bone marrowmonoblast - a large immature monocyte normally found in bone marrow
monocyte - a type of granular leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria
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Flow cytometry of the BM in April 2017 suggested that immature granulocytes and monoblast cells accounted for 12.5% and 14.1%, respectively, and abnormal pDCs accounted for 2.25%, with immunophenotypic characteristics of CD123+ HLA-DRst + CD13dim + CD11bdim + CD56+ CD4+ BDCA4+ BDCA2−.
myeloblast, monoblast, erythroblast and megakaryoblast that accumulate in the marrow and interfere with production of blood cells.
The cPLA2 was first characterized in RAW 264.7 mouse macrophage cells by Leslie et al in 1988 (63) and in 1991 it was found from human monoblast U937 cells by Kramer et al.
Kikuchi, "Lactacystin, a specific inhibitor of the proteasome induces apoptosis in human monoblast U937 cells," Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, vol.
In this study, we identified cells with monoblast characteristics, i.e., a large nucleus with proeminent nucleoli, a nucleocytoplasmatic ratio greater than 1, and the peroxidase reaction was localized in the cytoplasmatic granules (Fig.
The author suggested that FXIII level could be used to differentiate myeloblast and monoblast.[sup][28],[29] Research on acute promyelocytic leukemia reported similar results.[sup][30] Elevated FXIII-A[sub]2 expression is also found in neoplastic cells of ALL patients.[sup][29],[31]