White Cells

  • Peter Elsbach
Part of the Monographs in Lipid Research book series (MLR)


The peripheral blood leukocyte population represents both morphologically and functionally a heterogeneous group of cells. Only in recent years has an attempt been made to find a possible relationship between the lipid composition and metabolism of the different cell types and the various specialized functions of each subgroup.


Alveolar Macrophage Peripheral Blood Leukocyte Bacillus Calmette Guerin Phospholipid Metabolism Cholesterol Esterase 
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  • Peter Elsbach
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  1. 1.Department of MedicineNew York University School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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