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megakaryocyte

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

n. a cell in the bone marrow that produces platelets. It is large (35–160 μm in diameter), with an irregular multilobed nucleus, and with Romanowsky stains its abundant...

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megakaryocyte

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 28 words.

a large cell with a multilobed nucleus present in the bone marrow, but not circulating in the blood. Megakaryocytes bud

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megakaryocyte

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 28 words.

a large cell with a multilobed nucleus present in the bone marrow, but not circulating in the blood. Megakaryocytes bud

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megakaryocyte

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 28 words.

The polyploid cell in bone marrow from which platelets are produced. Each megakaryocyte may give rise to 3000–4000 platelets. See ...

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megakaryocyte

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.

n. a cell in the bone marrow that produces platelets. It is large (35–160 μm in diameter), with an irregular multilobed nucleus, and with Romanowsky stains its abundant...

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megakaryocyte

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 11 words.

A cell in the *bone marrow that produces blood *platelets.

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megakaryocyte

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 41 words.

n. a cell in the bone marrow that produces *platelets. It is large (35–160 μm in diameter), with

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megakaryocyte

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 53 words.

a large (diameter 40–150 μm), polyploid cell that gives rise to the blood platelets by budding of its cytoplasm. It

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Effects of radiation on the maturation of megakaryocytes

Katsumi Hirose, Satoru Monzen, Hironori Yoshino, Haruka Sato, Masahiko Aoki, Yoshiomi Hatayama, Hideo Kawaguchi, Mariko Sato, Yuichiro Narita, Yoshihiro TakaI and Ikuo Kashiwakura.

in Journal of Radiation Research

May 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2662 words.

Megakaryocytes are generated by the differentiation of megakaryocytic progenitors; however, little information has been reported regarding how ionizing radiation affects the differentiation...

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megakaryocyte n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 15 words.

a cell in the bone marrow that produces platelets. See also thrombopoiesis.

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megakaryocyte n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 15 words.

a cell in the bone marrow that produces platelets. See also thrombopoiesis.

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megakaryocyte n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

May 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing. 17 words.

a cell in the bone marrow that produces platelets. See also thrombopoiesis.

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megakaryocyte n.

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 43 words.

a cell in the bone marrow that produces *platelets. It is large (35–160 μm in diameter), with an irregular multilobed nucleus, and with ...

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Ultrastructural megakaryocyte modifications after vanadium inhalation in spleen and bone marrow

Teresa I. Fortoul, Adriana González-Villalva, Gabriela Piñón-Zarate, Vianey Rodríguez-Lara, Luis F. Montaño and Liliana Saldivar-Osorio.

in Microscopy

December 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 2614 words.

Previous reports from our laboratory informed in mice an increase in platelets in blood, and megakaryocytes in spleen and bone marrow after vanadium inhalation. This element has become...

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The enigma of pulmonary hypertension after splenectomy—does the megakaryocyte provide a clue?

J. Thachil.

in QJM: An International Journal of Medicine

October 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 1451 words.

Pulmonary hypertension is a common and debilitating condition which is increasingly being recognized in haematological patients. This is particularly so in haemolytic diseases like...

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Effect of radiation-induced endothelial cell injury on platelet regeneration by megakaryocytes

Fang Chen, Mingqiang Shen, Dongfeng Zeng, Cheng Wang, Song Wang, Shilei Chen, Yong Tang, Mengjia Hu, Mo Chen, Yongping Su, Xinze Ran, Yang Xu and Junping Wang.

in Journal of Radiation Research

July 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Epidemiology; Radiology; Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 3818 words.

Abstract

Thrombocytopenia is an important cause of hemorrhage and death after radiation injury, but the pathogenesis of radiation-induced thrombocytopenia has...

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Loss of the insulin receptor in murine megakaryocytes/platelets causes thrombocytosis and alterations in IGF signalling

Samantha F. Moore, Christopher M. Williams, Edward Brown, Thomas A. Blair, Matthew T. Harper, Richard J. Coward, Alastair W. Poole and Ingeborg Hers.

in Cardiovascular Research

July 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5862 words.

Aims

Patients with conditions that are associated with insulin resistance such as obesity, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and polycystic ovary syndrome have an...

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The Proprotein Convertase PACE4 Is Upregulated by PDGF-BB in Megakaryocytes: Gene Expression of PACE4 and Furin Is Regulated Differently in Dami Cells

Miwa Bando, Atsushi Matsuoka, Akihiko Tsuji and Yoshiko Matsuda.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

The differentiation of megakaryocytes into platelets is highly regulated by many cytok-ines and growth factors. PACE4 and furin are Ca2+-dependent serine endoproteases belonging to the...

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Systemic Effects of Pegylated Recombinant Human Megakaryocyte Growth and Development Factor in Combination with Recombinant Murine Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor in a Murine Model of Myelosuppression

Doanell Coleman, David Fairchild, Janice Schindler-Horvat, Louis Munyakazi and Theresa A. Kirley Neumann.

in Toxicological Sciences

September 1998; p ublished online September 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 0 words.

Megakaryocyte growth and development factor (MGDF) stimulates megakaryopoiesis and thrombopoiesis in vivo. Previous studies indicate that administration of pegylated recombinant human...

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71PCALR mutations and their link with cellular calcium during megakaryocyte hyperplasia in MPNs

M. Morlan Mairal, P. Papadopoulos, J. Hetmanski, P.T. Caswell, M. Krstic-Demonacos and A. Aziz.

in Annals of Oncology

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 343 words.

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3134Advanced intra-embryonic in vivo imaging reveals distinct patterns of platelet generation from megakaryocytes in the fetal liver of transgenic mice

M. Orban, H. Liu, H. Ishikawa-Ankerhold, K. Bierl, C. Stremmel, M. Lorenz, C. Schulz, S. Dietzel and S. Massberg.

in European Heart Journal

August 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 434 words.

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