Ask A Scientist:What’s the Difference Between Human Monocytes and Macrophages?

Monocytes and macrophages are very closely related cells with a few important distinctions and different use cases. Put simply, monocytes are macrophages in the blood; macrophages are monocytes in tissue.   Understanding the Difference Monocytes are the largest type of white blood cells and play an important role in the adaptive immunity process. Monocytes typically…

The Ideal Starting Material for Celiac Disease Research: Celiac PBMC

Today we are announcing the latest in our line-up of disease-state PBMC products: Celiac Disease PBMC! Celiac Disease has become increasingly prevalent over the past decade, both in medical diagnosis and global awareness. An estimated 3 million Americans have Celiac Disease, although 80% are undiagnosed. The best “treatment” for people who have Celiac Disease or…