Human Biology, 14 Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 1-25924-574-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-25924-574-9

Chapter 6 - Assess - Page 130: 6


E. Basophils

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Basophils are the rarest type of white blood cell. Basophils, along with mast cells, release histamine in response to allergens. This histamine release causes blood vessels to dilate and air tubes leading to the lungs to constrict.
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