Eosinophils : collection, separation, and activation.


Granulocytes play an important role in the host defense against invading microorganisms such as bacteria and fungi (1,2). For the killing reaction, these cells have an extensive machinery of cytotoxic effector mechanisms including phagocytosis, production of toxic oxygen metabolites, initiated by a membrane bound nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate… (More)
DOI: 10.1385/1-59259-151-5:217