• cell
  • Scientists can collect reticulocytes from animals such as rabbits and extract the mRNA and translation enzymes to study protein translation in a cell-free, in vitro system, allowing greater control over the environment in which proteins are being synthesized. (wikipedia.org)
  • The life span of a typical red blood cell is acknowledged to be approximately 120 days and the time period of a reticulocyte found in the blood to be one day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Optical detection may be utilised to gain a differential count of the populations of white cell types. (wikipedia.org)
  • lost
  • citation needed] The development begins with the extrusion of the normoblast nucleus and ends when the reticulocyte has lost its organelles. (wikipedia.org)