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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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Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) were isolated from mouse bone marrow as per accepted protocol following Institutional Animal Ethics committee approval [5].
Marshak, "Multilineage potential of adult human mesenchymal stem cells," Science, vol.
Prof Newsome, who is head of cell therapy at the university, said: "Gaining experience of improving the manufacture of mesenchymal stem cells and using them in this clinical trial will address a huge unmet need for treatment of PSC, which is currently incurable.
Histologic sections of the 3-mm nodule showed a tumor composed of an admixture of fibroblast-like spindle or epithelioid to polygonal mesenchymal cells and inflammatory cells, including eosinophilic granulocytes and mast cells, with no atypia and no mitotic figures, interspersed in a myxoid extracellular matrix with tiny collagen fibers, with variously represented blood vessels (Figure 1, A and B).
Various stem cells such as mesenchymal stem cells/marrow stromal stem cells (MSC), hematopoietic stem cells (HSC), multipotent adult progenitor stem cells (MAPCs), umbilical cord blood stem cells (UCBSC), and embryonic stem cells (ES) have the potency to differentiate into the adipocyte cells (13-17).
Previously, Tsuji and colleagues had bioengineered follicles and hair shafts in the lab using epithelial and mesenchymal cells from mouse embryos.
The use of mesenchymal stem cells in orthopedics: review of the literature, current research, and regulatory landscape.
Kevin Buchi focused on the companies' strategy to develop and commercialize Mesoblast's Mesenchymal Precursor Cell (MPC) therapeutics for degenerative conditions of the cardiovascular and central nervous systems as well as for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in cancer patients.
This new study will test the ability of mesenchymal stem cells isolated from the individual''s bone marrow to both regulate the immune system and to help repair damaged tissue.
Food and Drug Administration to discuss a proposed IND to use Stemedica's proprietary line of allogeneic mesenchymal bone marrow cells (adult human) as a treatment for ischemic stroke.
The contributors of these articles include step-by-step laboratory protocols, materials lists, and tips on avoiding pitfalls in this guide to conducting mesenchymal stem cell research, focusing on the isolation of human multipotential stromal cells (MSCs) from bone marrow and adipose tissue, manipulation of multipotential stromal cells, and isolation and characterization of murine multipotential stromal cells from bone marrow.
Andreadis and his colleagues previously engineered functional and implantable blood vessels with smooth muscle and endothelial cells originating from bone-marrow mesenchymal stem cells.