Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Areas of the spleen that contain large aggregations of lymphocytes are known as?
Asked in Manatees
Do manatees swim in groups and what are they called?
Manatees often swim alone, but it is not uncommon for them to form groups, especially when seeking areas of warm water. Groups of manatees are called aggregations or herds. ...
Asked in Health, Lymphatic System, Immune System
What cause high lymphocytes in blood?
Infection- lymphocytes are the blood cells that combat disease by carrying antibodies to infected or diseased areas. Lymphocyte levels go up for any infection, from the common cold right through to the most serious cancers and diseases, although the level to which they are raised depends upon the severity of the illness. ...
Asked in Lions
What is the climate like were lions live?
Lions are found in two main areas - African Savannah and the Jungles of central India. Both these areas are hot, contain grasslands and do not contain very dense vegetation. They contain prey like deer, buffalo etc that can be found easily. Also, they stay nearby sources of water. ...
Asked in Blood
Where are white blood cells and platelets produced?
White blood cells (WBC) and platelets are produced in the bone marrow, though some WBCs mature and replicate in other areas as well (ex. lymphocytes). ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
How does metachromatic leukodystrophy affect a human organism?
Sulfatide accumulates in the brain and other areas of the body such as the liver, gall bladder, kidneys, and/or spleen. The buildup of sulfatide in the central nervous system causes demyelination ...
Asked in Biology, Photosynthesis
Why does photosynthesis only take place on green areas on a leaf and not white areas?
The green areas of a leaf contain the type of chlorophyll that is responsible for the process of photosynthesis and which is colored green. It is absent from some areas and those leaf parts are therefore not green and photosynthesis cannot occur there. ...