mesenchymal cell


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mesenchymal cell

[¦mez·ən¦kī·məl ‚sel]
(histology)
An undifferentiated cell found in mesenchyme and capable of differentiating into various specialized connective tissues.
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MSCs are characterized by their ability to differentiate into mesenchymal cell types such as osteoblasts, chondrocytes, adipocytes, muscle cells, pericytes, reticular fibroblasts, and even neural cells.
Although its pathophysiology is not fully understood, it may be classified in 4 categories including hormonal, iatrogenic, genetic, and subperitoneal mesenchymal cell metaplasia.
As far as we knew, the follicular mesenchymal cell was the only lineage-committed cell type with H3 trimethylation ChIP-seq data available in public database.
Zhang, "TGF-[beta]1 induces human alveolar epithelial to mesenchymal cell transition (EMT)," Respiratory Research, vol.
Wang et al., "Immortalized mouse floxed Bmp2 dental papilla mesenchymal cell lines preserve odontoblastic phenotype and respond to BMP2," Journal of Cellular Physiology, vol.
Here, we constructed multilayered mesenchymal cell (MLMCs) sheet anchored to collagen-binding bFGF using a novel cell tissue engineering technique.
Combination of intra-articular autologous activated peripheral blood stem cells with growth factor addition/ preservation and hyaluronic acid in conjunction with arthroscopic microdrilling mesenchymal cell stimulation Improves quality of life and regenerates articular cartilage in early osteoarthritic knee disease.
"The mesenchymal cell, its role in the embryo, and the remarkable signaling mechanisms that create it' Dev Dyn.
American and European researchers examine the role of homeostasis in carcinogenesis, the link between tetraploidy and neoplastic progression, continuum models of mesenchymal cell migration, and diffusional instability as a mechanism of tumor invasion.
Focusing on adult stem cells and mesenchymal cell populations, Zipori (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel) describes the emergence of stem cell research and the dogmas created during the first decades of analysis of stem cell properties, especially those of hemopoietic stem cells.
Although Pb alters BMP and TGF-[beta] signaling, the mechanism through which Pb regulates mesenchymal cell fate determination is complex and likely involves modulation and integration of multiple signaling pathways.
(9) Damaged cells may release inductive factors that elicit a bone forming response from the mesenchymal cell. Urist studied extracts from rabbit bone and discovered the inductive substance triggered migration and differentiation of the mesenchymal cells into cartilage and bone forming cells.