Halflife of eosinophil once it has entered the blood

Range 8 - 18 hours
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Park YM, Bochner BS. Eosinophil survival and apoptosis in health and disease. Allergy Asthma Immunol Res. 2010 Apr2(2):87-101. doi: 10.4168/aair.2010.2.2.87 p.88 right column bottom paragraphPubMed ID20358022
Comments "Once the eosinophil has entered the blood, it has a short halflife, ranging from 8 to 18 hours. After circulating in the blood, eosinophils migrate into the tissues, probably by diapedesis at endothelial intercellular junctions by a mechanism involving cytokines and adhesion molecules."
Entered by Uri M
ID 109902