mesenchymal stem cell


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mesenchymal stem cell

A pluripotent cell that differentiates into connective tissue cells.

mesenchymal stem cell

A stem cell found in connective tissue and capable of producing cells of the connective tissue lineages, such as cartilage, bone, muscle, and fat cells.
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Mesenchymal stem cells as all-round supporters in a normal and neoplastic microenvironment.
Mesenchymal stem cells are recruited into wounded skin and contribute to wound repair by transdifferentiation into multiple skin cell type.
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Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are nonhematopoietic stem cells with multipotent properties and self-renewal capability.
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Severe acute radiation syndrome: treatment of a lethally 60Co- source irradiated accident victim in China with HLA- mismatched peripheral blood stem cell transplantation and mesenchymal stem cells. J Radiat Res.
Hematti, "Comparative analysis of adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells isolated from abdominal and breast tissue," Aesthetic Surgery Journal, vol.
Comparison of immunomodulatory properties of mesenchymal stem cells derived from adult human tissues.
Dental and orofacial mesenchymal stem cells in craniofacial regenration: the prosthodontist's point of view.
Mesenchymal stem cells were administered through intrathecal and intramural routes.
However, there is an abundance of research suggesting that mesenchymal stem cells may provide us with a treatment for this disease.