Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

White Blood Cell Presentation

lol
by

Jemmy Smith

on 2 October 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of White Blood Cell Presentation

The White Blood Cell White blood cells, or leukocytes, are cells that protect the body from diseases or materials unknown to the body. What are white blood cells? All of the white blood cells vary in functions, size, and target.
Two major groups of white blood cells are granulocytes and argranulocytes.
The difference between granulocytes and agranulocytes are that granulocytes are basically leukocytes that have granules in their cytoplasm, while agranulocytes have a lack of granules in their cytoplasm. Are there different types of blood cells? What are some types of leukocytes? Neutrophil by
Ryan Son, Jemuell Smith,
and Jason Tam A consistently high number of white blood cells is a symptom of Leukemia, a cancer of the blood.
A Leukemia patient may have as many as 50,000 white blood cells in a single drop of blood.
The causes are from mutations in DNA, viruses, and from radiation. Defects There are an average of 7,000 white blood cells per microliter of blood.
White blood cells also take up aprroximately 1% of the total blood volume in a healthy adult.
They have a lifespan of three to four days in the average human body. Eosinophil Basophil Lymphocyte Monocyte Macrophage Dendritic Cells
Full transcript