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Mast Cells

  • Definition: Immune-function cells found primarily in connective tissue. Upon activation by an antigen they release chemicals important in the inflammatory response of innate immunity. They also activate cells of the acquired immune response.

    Source: Hickman, C.P., et al. 2011. Integrated Principles of Zoology. Fifteenth Edition. McGraw-Hill Higher Education.

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