chondroblasts


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chondroblasts

Cells that differentiate from fibroblasts and mature into CHONDROCYTES.
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Giant cells are also more numerous and evenly distributed in GCT, whereas the presence of chondroblasts, cartilaginous matrix, and S100 protein or DOG1 positivity would suggest a CBT.
Figure 3: Microscopically the mass is highly cellular along with nodules of chondroid material along with Osteoclastic type of giant cells dispersed among chondroblasts (H&E x 50).
Studies carried out with osteoblast cell cultures demonstrated that IGFs increase the proliferation, differentiation, matrix production, and mineralization functions of the chondroblasts at every stage of development [10, 11].
Studies in mammals have shown these potentials to be correlated to the presence of mesenchymal stem cells in the marrow, which are shown to be able to differentiate into chondroblasts and osteoblasts.
1) They undergo asymmetric division to produce cells that become more specialized, such as osteoblasts or chondroblasts, while maintaining the ability to self perpetuate.
Microscopically the individual tumour cells have small hyperchromatic nuclei with a small rim of eosinophilic cytoplasm which show the features of chondroblasts.
All types, except for chondroblasts and or osteocytes, were observed in CC, whereas all of them were seen in CTM.
Mesenchymal stem cells are multipotent cells that grow as adherent cells in culture and differentiate into osteoblasts, myoblasts, chondroblasts, and adipocytes in vitro and in vivo.
They may become fibroblasts (connective tissue cells that manufacture collagen), chondroblasts (a type of differentiated fibroblast that becomes cartilage), or osteoblasts (bone forming cells).