angioblasts


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angioblasts

Cells in the embryo that give rise to blood capillaries.
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Myocardial neovascularization by bone marrow angioblasts results in cardiomyocyte regeneration.
Infantile hemangiomas may preferentially occur on the head and neck because the local mesenchyme is neuroectodermally derived and lacks endogenous angioblasts.
They then intravenously injected these human angioblasts into rats in which heart attacks had been induced by tying off a coronary artery.