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me·sen·chy·mal

(mĕ-seng'ki-măl, mez-eng-kī'măl),
Relating to the mesenchyme.

mesenchymal

adjective Referring to the mesenchyme or mesenchymal tissue.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced ME zen kaim ull
Medspeak-US: pronounced MEZZ en kaim ull

me·sen·chy·mal

(mes-eng'ki-măl)
Relating to the mesenchyme.

mesenchyme

(mĕs′ĕn-kīm) [″ + enchyma, infusion]
A diffuse network of cells forming the embryonic mesoderm and giving rise to connective tissues, blood and blood vessels, the lymphatic system, and cells of the mononuclear phagocyte system.

axial mesenchyme

The prechordal mesenchyme and the chordamesoderm, the two midline populations of early embryonic mesenchymal cells, which give rise to the extraocular muscles, the notochord, and the ventral floor plate of the neural tube.
mesenchymalmesenchymatous, adjective
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In the endothelial to mesenchymal transition, it's likely just a normal process gone awry.
Four patients received normal saline with conventional standard care, three patients received fibrin spray plus conventional therapy, and four patients received conventional therapy plus autologous mesenchymal stem cells delivered in fibrin spray at a dose of 1 x 106 cells per square centimeter of wound surface.
A 71-year-old woman with an intracranial dural-based mesenchymal chondrosarcoma.
BMSCs are spindle shape similar to mesenchymal stem cells that have been confirmed in our findings too.
Fibroblasts and mesenchymal stromal/stem cells are phenotypically indistinguishable," Acta Haematologica, vol.
Simultaneous stimulation with TGF-[sz]1 and TNF-a induces epithelial mesenchymal transition in bronchial epithelial cells.
Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs) are multipotent non-hematopoietic progenitor cells which have high potential for differentiation into much different types of tissues (1-5) One of the important properties of these cells is their immunomodulatory effects.
Hence a diagnosis of phosphaturic mesenchymal tumour-mixed connective tissue variant was made.
The diagnosis of mesenchymal hamartoma of the liver was based on the typical morphological appearance of the change.
3,4) Placental mesenchymal dysplasia is associated with intrauterine growth restriction and intrauterine fetal demise.
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, who led the study and is the Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia Engineering and professor of medical sciences, said they've been able - for the first time - to generate fully functional human cartilage from mesenchymal stem cells by mimicking in vitro the developmental process of mesenchymal condensation.