tendon cell


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tendon cell

Any of the fibroblasts of white fibrous connective tissue of tendons arranged in parallel rows.
See also: cell
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A one-way ANOVA was used to analyze the differences in the tendon cell density, FZT, bFGF, and VEGF between the injury and CON groups.
The tendon cell density and fibrocartilage zone thickness (FZT) were measured using our established protocols.
2007) Reciprocal actions of platelet-secreted TGF-beta1 on the production of VEGF and HGF by human tendon cells.
Pertinent to pain relief, it helps reduce swelling and stimulates the growth of tendon cells.
HA increase the synthesis of thin collagen fibrils with activation of tendon cells and macrophages following 6 days of hyaluronate therapy in horses [86].