BIO-202: Human Anatomy and Physiology II Week 2.
- Plasma is the blood’s liquid component.
- Erythrocytes, leukocytes, and platelets are blood components that have formed.
- Red blood cells are known as erythrocyte
- Eosinophils are white blood cells that contain granules that are easily stained by eosin. They are involved in parasite infections, inflammation, and allergies.
- Neutrophils -A kind of white blood cell that engulfs invading germs and contributes to the body’s nonspecific anti-disease defenses.WBCs and leukocytes combat infection.
- Histamine-producing basophils are circulating leukocytes.
- Lymphocytes are two kinds of white blood cells that are part of the immune system of the body: T lymphocytes originate in the thymus and other lymphatic tissue and target cancer cells, viruses, and foreign substances. B lymphocytes form in the bone marrow and release antibodies that fight bacterial infections. BIO-202: Human Anatomy and Physiology II Week 2.