What is myeloid?

  • (adj): Of or relating to the spinal cord.
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Myeloid

An adjective that relates to the granulocyte precursor cell in bone marrow. example - myeloid leukaemia, which arises from abnormal growth in the blood-forming tissue of the bone marrow.

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Myeloid
... example - myeloid leukaemia, which arises from abnormal growth in the blood-forming tissue of the bone marrow ... The term myeloid suggests an origin either in the bone marrow or the spinal cord, or a resemblance to the marrow or spinal cord ... In hematopoiesis, the term "myeloid cell" is used to describe any blood cell that is not a lymphocyte ...
PHSC
... They give rise to the myeloid (monocytes and macrophages, neutrophils, basophils, eosinophils, erythrocytes, megakaryocytes/platelets, dendritic cells), and lymphoid lineages (T-cells, B-cell ... HSCs constitute 110.000 of cells in myeloid tissue ... Three classes of stem cells exist, distinguished by their ratio of lymphoid to myeloid progeny (L/M) in blood ...
CD200R1
... This receptor is restricted to the surfaces of myeloid lineage cells and the receptor-substrate interaction may function as a myeloid downregulatory signal ... Mouse studies of a related gene suggest that this interaction may control myeloid function in a tissue-specific manner ...
Myeloid Leukemia
... Myeloid leukemia is a type of leukemia affecting myeloid tissue ... Types include Acute myeloid leukemia Chronic myelogenous leukemia ...

More definitions of "myeloid":

  • (adj): Of or relating to bone marrow.