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neutrophil

Known as: cells pmn, Polymorphonuclear leucocyte, Blood Segmented Neutrophil 
A type of immune cell that is one of the first cell types to travel to the site of an infection. Neutrophils help fight infection by ingesting… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Neutrophils are the most abundant white blood cells in circulation, and patients with congenital neutrophil deficiencies suffer… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
TGF-beta blockade significantly slows tumor growth through many mechanisms, including activation of CD8(+) T cells and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The scarcity of early biomarkers for acute renal failure has hindered our ability to launch preventive and therapeutic… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • A. Segal
  • Annual review of immunology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 10299243
Neutrophils provide the first line of defense of the innate immune system by phagocytosing, killing, and digesting bacteria and… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The first immune cell to arrive at the site of infection is the neutrophil. Upon arrival, neutrophils quickly initiate… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
IN THE 1880s Elie Metchnikoff observed specialized phagocytic cells ingesting bacteria, and recognized the importance of… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
  • S. Weiss
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 28787292
WITH increasing frequency, the human neutrophil is being implicated as a mediator of tissue-destructive events in inflammatory… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Mechanisms governing the normal resolution processes of inflammation are poorly understood, yet their elucidation may lead to a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
We examined the hypothesis that myeloperoxidase (MPO), a plentiful constituent of neutrophils, might serve as a marker for tissue… Expand
Highly Cited
1962
Highly Cited
1962
  • S. Boyden
  • The Journal of experimental medicine
  • 1962
  • Corpus ID: 2871413
An in vitro technique is described for assessing the chemotactic activity of soluble substances on motile cells. Antibody-antigen… Expand
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