Signals for Complex Travel of White Blood Cells

B0004153 White blood cell - polymorphonuclear leucocyte

White blood cells, which are called leukocytes, are able to find sites of infection and trauma through elaborate signaling. Of the many different kinds of immune and blood cells, the particular type is produced and sent long distances to the site of the trouble. First, they travel in blood vessels and then into the tissue,…

(Mehr in: Jon Lieff, M.D.)