Definition of "monocytes" [monocytes]

  • Plural form of monocyte. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "monocytes" in a sentence
  • "Haslett said: This work on modified monocytes is a perfect example of how research at the institute is crossing disciplines and allowing scientists to combine their work."
  • "We can filter out the monocytes from the patient’s blood and insert the gene."
  • "Circulating immune cells known as monocytes burrow into the blood-vessel walls, where they mature into macrophages (literally "" big eaters ''), gorge themselves on oxidized fatty substances and die (diagram)."