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Term:
eosinophil degranulation (GO:0043308)
Annotations: Rat: (7) Mouse: (5) Human: (7) Chinchilla: (5) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
basophil degranulation +   
cytotoxic T cell degranulation +   
eosinophil degranulation +   
The regulated exocytosis of secretory granules containing preformed mediators such as major basic protein, eosinophil peroxidase, and eosinophil cationic protein by an eosinophil.
mast cell degranulation +   
natural killer cell degranulation +   
negative regulation of leukocyte degranulation +   
neutrophil degranulation +   
positive regulation of leukocyte degranulation +   
regulation of leukocyte degranulation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: eosinophil granule exocytosis
Definition Sources: ISBN:0781735149

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