TITLE

neutrotaxis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1466
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "neutrotaxis" is presented. It refers to the phenomenon in which neutrophils are either repelled by or attracted to a particular substance. The word is a combination of "neutrophil" and the Greek word "taxis," meaning arrangement. The proper pronunciation and syllabication of the word is also indicated.
ACCESSION #
21237632

 

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