Human versus mouse eosinophils: "that which we call an eosinophil, by any other name would stain as red".


The respective life histories of human subjects and mice are well defined and describe a unique story of evolutionary conservation extending from sequence identity within the genome to the underpinnings of biochemical, cellular, and physiologic pathways. As a consequence, the hematopoietic lineages of both species are invariantly maintained, each with… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.07.025