*  Chemotaxis
... chemotaxis, and aggregation of leukocytes. The chemoattractant action of LTB4 is induced via either of two G protein-coupled ... Chemotaxis Neutrophil Chemotaxis Cell Migration Gateway Downloadable Matlab chemotaxis simulator Bacterial Chemotaxis ... Chemotaxis (from chemo- + taxis) is the movement of an organism in response to a chemical stimulus. Somatic cells, bacteria, ... Positive chemotaxis occurs if the movement is toward a higher concentration of the chemical in question; negative chemotaxis if ...
*  N-Formylmethionine-leucyl-phenylalanine
Leukocyte chemotaxis: Methodology, physiology, clinical implications. New York.: Raven Press. CS1 maint: Multiple names: ... FMLP led to the first discovery of a leukocyte receptor for a chemotactic factor, defined three different types of FMLP ... In 1887, Élie Metchnikoff observed that leukocytes isolated from the blood of various animals were attracted towards certain ... I. Harris H (Jul 1954). "Role of chemotaxis in inflammation". Physiological Reviews. 34 (3): 529-62. PMID 13185754. Ward PA, ...
*  Ralph Snyderman
He is a well-cited researcher in the field of inflammation and has won many awards for his seminal work on leukocyte chemotaxis ... Snyderman, R.; Goetzl, E. J. (1981-08-21). "Molecular and cellular mechanisms of leukocyte chemotaxis". Science. 213 (4510): ... Snyderman, Ralph; Phillips, Jean; Mergenhagen, Stephan E. (1970-06-01). "Polymorphonuclear Leukocyte Chemotactic Activity in ... "Specific receptor sites for chemotactic peptides on human polymorphonuclear leukocytes". Proceedings of the National Academy of ...
*  Chemorepulsion
2010). Methods for Quantitation of Leukocyte Chemotaxis and Fugetaxis. T-Cell Trafficking. F. M. Marelli-Berg and S. Nourshargh ... 2001). "The neuronal repellent Slit inhibits leukocyte chemotaxis induced by chemotactic factors". Nature. 410 (6831): 948-952 ... Leukocytes can exhibit active chemorepulsion away from a factor that is normally considered to stimulate chemoattraction ... Other innate leukocytes include natural killer cells, mast cells, eosinophils, basophils, macrophages, and dendritic cells. ...
*  ALOX12
Turner SR, Campbell JA, Lynn WS (June 1975). "Polymorphonulcear leukocyte chemotaxis toward oxidized lipid components of cell ... Leukocyte-type 12-lipoxygenase in these animal species shares 73-86% amino acid identity with human ALOX15 but only 57-66% ... In 1975, the first biological activity was attached to this metabolite in studies showing that it simulated the chemotaxis of ... Studies on rodents lacking or made deficient in the leukocyte-type 12-lipoxygenase, Alox12 (which is most closely related to ...
*  TAAR1
... activation mediates leukocyte chemotaxis toward TAAR1 agonists. TAAR1 agonists (specifically, trace amines) have also ... Leukocytes ...Pancreatic islet β cells ... Primary Tonsillar B Cells ... Circulating leukocytes of healthy subjects ( ... Babusyte A, Kotthoff M, Fiedler J, Krautwurst D (March 2013). "Biogenic amines activate blood leukocytes via trace amine- ... Response measured: cAMP accumulation ... Activation of leukocytes Species: Human Tissue: PMN, T and B cells Response measured: ...
*  SLIT2
2001). "The neuronal repellent Slit inhibits leukocyte chemotaxis induced by chemotactic factors". Nature. 410 (6831): 948-52. ... Wong K; Park HT; Wu JY; Rao Y (2003). "Slit proteins: molecular guidance cues for cells ranging from neurons to leukocytes". ...
*  Leukocyte adhesion deficiency
The adhesion defects result in poor leukocyte chemotaxis, particularly neutrophil, inability to form pus and neutrophilia. ... Leukocyte adhesion cascade Congenital disorder of glycosylation Immune Deficiency Foundation Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency Web ... Types of leukocyte adhesion deficiency include LAD1, LAD2, and LAD3. LAD1 is the most common. Patients with LAD1 have an ... Leukocyte adhesion deficiency (LAD), is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by immunodeficiency resulting in ...
*  John I. Gallin
ISBN 978-0-88-167160-5 Gallin, J. I. and Quie, P. G. "Leukocyte Chemotaxis: Methods, Physiology and Clinical Implications." New ... Human Services Secretary's Award for Distinguished Service 2002 Society for Leukocyte Biology Marie T. Bonazinga Lifetime ... microtubule and microfilament orientation and function during chemotaxis". Journal of Cell Biology. 75 (3): 666-693. doi: ...
*  McCutcheon index
It is named after Morton McCutcheon who introduced it to describe chemotaxis in leukocytes. Chemotaxis in Leukocytes Archived ...
*  Verapamil
"The effect of verapamil and other calcium antagonists on chemotaxis of polymorphonuclear leukocytes". Biochemical Pharmacology ...
*  Joan Slonczewski
Yale University in 1982 and post-doctoral work at the University of Pennsylvania studying calcium flux in leukocyte chemotaxis ...
*  Broad-spectrum chemokine inhibitor
... designed as an allosteric inhibitor of MCP-1 induced leukocyte chemotaxis, was quickly shown by leukocyte migration assay to be ... Frow EK, Reckless J, Grainger DJ (2004). "Tools for anti-inflammatory drug design: In vitro models of leukocyte migration". Med ... "The MHP36 line of murine neural stem cells expresses functional CXCR1 chemokine receptors that initiate chemotaxis in vitro". J ... "The pan-chemokine inhibitor NR58-3.14.3 abolishes tumour necrosis factor-alpha accumulation and leucocyte recruitment induced ...
*  List of MeSH codes (G04)
... chemotaxis MeSH G04.335.283.424.233 --- chemotaxis, leukocyte MeSH G04.335.283.424.233.500 --- leukocyte rolling MeSH G04.335. ... leukocyte count MeSH G04.335.130.107.595.500 --- lymphocyte count MeSH G04.335.130.107.595.500.150 --- cd4 lymphocyte count ...
*  Platelet-activating factor
It is also involved in changes to vascular permeability, the oxidative burst, chemotaxis of leukocytes, as well as augmentation ... Benveniste J, Henson PM, Cochrane CG (Dec 1972). "Leukocyte-dependent histamine release from rabbit platelets. The role of IgE ... is a potent phospholipid activator and mediator of many leukocyte functions, platelet aggregation and degranulation, ...
*  Inflammation
Movement of leukocytes within the tissue via chemotaxis: Leukocytes reaching the tissue interstitium bind to extracellular ... Due to the central role of leukocytes in the development and propagation of inflammation, defects in leukocyte functionality ... which mediate the adhesion and further slow leukocytes down. These weakly bound leukocytes are free to detach if not activated ... where it results in a large increase in the amount of leukocytes in the blood, especially immature cells. Leukocyte numbers ...
*  Rutherford Aris bibliography
70, 203-209 (1979). "Measurement of leukocyte motility and chemotaxis parameters using a quantitative analysis of the under- ... "Effects of cell motility and chemotaxis on microbial population growth" (with D. Lauffenburger and K. Keller). Biophys. J. 40, ...
*  RELA
... such as leukocyte activation/chemotaxis, negative regulation of TNFIKK pathway, cellular metabolism, antigen processing, just ... chemotaxis, etc. Phosphorylation and acetylation of RELA are crucial post-translational modifications required for NF-κB ...
*  Prostaglandin DP2 receptor
Ligands that activate DP2 stimulate the in vitro chemotaxis (i.e. directed migration) of leukocytes active in mediating ... PGD2, acting through DP2, stimulates the in vitro chemotaxis of CD8+ cells, although the contribution of this to the in vivo ... DP2 was found to stimulate the directed movement or chemotaxis of human T-helper type 2 cells (see T helper cell#Th1/Th2 Model ... "Prostaglandin D2 selectively induces chemotaxis in T helper type 2 cells, eosinophils, and basophils via seven-transmembrane ...
*  Tuftsin
... superoxide anion production and chemotaxis both human and rat PMN leukocytes and monocytes. Tyr-Lys-Pro exert considerable ... Leukokininase can be found on the outer membrane of phagocytic cells: blood neutrophil leukocytes of human and dog, rabbit ... Stimulation of phagocytosis was obtained with polymorphonuclear leukocyte (PMN) cells from human, dog, rabbit and cow as well ...
*  Sperm chemotaxis
Devreotes, P.N. and Zigmond, S.H. (1988) Chemotaxis in eukaryotic cells: a focus on leukocytes and Dictyostelium. Annu Rev Cell ... Eisenbach, M. (2004) Chemotaxis. Imperial College Press, London. Miller, R.L. (1997) Specificity of sperm chemotaxis among ... In some species (for example, herring or the ascidian Ciona) activation of motility precedes chemotaxis. In chemotaxis, cells ... chemotaxis was substantiated as the cause of this accumulation. Sperm chemotaxis was later also demonstrated in mice and ...
*  Glucocorticoid
Lipocortin-1 both suppresses phospholipase A2, thereby blocking eicosanoid production, and inhibits various leukocyte ... inflammatory events (epithelial adhesion, emigration, chemotaxis, phagocytosis, respiratory burst, etc.). In other words, ...
*  Chemotaxis assay
Zigmond S.H. (1977). "Ability of polymorphonuclear leukocytes to orient in gradients of chemotactic factors". Journal of Cell ... Chemotaxis Cell Migration Gateway Cytometric chemotaxis and cell migration assay Free tool based on ImageJ to analyse ... Chemotaxis assays are experimental tools for evaluation of chemotactic ability of prokaryotic or eukaryotic cells. A wide ... Zicha D.; Dunn G.A.; Brown A.F. (1991). "A new direct-viewing chemotaxis chamber". J Cell Sci. 99: 769-75. PMID 1770004. Leick ...
*  Anaphylatoxin
They also mediate chemotaxis, inflammation, and generation of cytotoxic oxygen radicals. The proteins are highly hydrophilic, ... receptor-mediated movement of leukocytes in the direction of the increasing concentration of anaphylatoxins Important ... for example bronchospasms increase in the permeability of blood capillaries chemotaxis - ...
*  Leukocyte adhesion deficiency-1
The lack of CR3 interferes with chemotaxis, phagocytosis, and respiratory burst. Flow cytometry with monoclonal antibodies is ... Leukocyte adhesion deficiency Etzioni A, Harlan JM. Cell adhesion and leukocyte adhesion defects. In: Ochs HD, Smith CIE, Puck ... Leukocyte adhesion deficiency-1 (LAD1) is a rare and often fatal genetic disorder in humans. The main sign of the disease is ... Etzioni, A. (2010). "Defects in the leukocyte adhesion cascade". Clinic Rev Allerg Immunol. 38 (1): 54-60. doi:10.1007/s12016- ...
*  Primary immunodeficiency
... neutropenia/myelodysplasia P14 deficiency Leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 1 Leukocyte adhesion deficiency type 2 Leukocyte ... assays of chemotaxis, bactericidal activity. Due to the rarity of many primary immunodeficiencies, many of the above tests are ...