Research provides evidence of neutrophil subtypes with conflicting functions and neutrophil plasticity.
This is an electron microscope image of a harmful neutrophil described in the research of Dr. Zvika Granot and Dr. Zvi Fridlender.
Credit:(Photo: Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
The research appears in the journal Cell Reports under the title “Phenotypic diversity and plasticity in circulating neutrophil subpopulations in cancer.”
Dr. Granot is supported by grants Israel’s I-CORE (Israeli Centers for Research Excellence) Gene Regulation in Complex Human Disease, the Abisch-Frenkel Foundation, the Rosetrees Trust, the Israel Cancer Research Foundation RCDA grant, and the CONCERN foundation. Dr. Fridlender is supported by grants from the Israel Cancer Research Foundation RCDA grant, Chief Scientist of the Israel Ministry of Health, and the Israel Lung Association.