isogenous groups

isogenous groups

groups of cells developed from the same cell, e.g. clusters of chondrocytes. Called also cell nests.
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Small numbers of round hyaline cartilage cells (nuclei stained blue) were distributed among collagen fiber bundles in the cartilage lacuna as single cells or isogenous groups.
The matrix of acetabular cartilage samples demonstrated numerous round hyaline cartilage cells (nuclei stained blue) in the cartilage lacuna as single cells or isogenous groups [Figure 2]c.