Granulocytes, also called polymorphonuclear leukocytes, can be divided into three subtypes: neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils. See MoreThese cells can be primarily distinguished from other leukocytes by the presence of cytoplasmic granules and a polymorphic nucleus. During degranulation these cells release their granule content which can include antimicrobial peptides, histamine, toxins and proteolytic enzymes. To characterize and analyze granulocyte subsets choose from a wide range of optimized for flow cytometry and other applications.
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