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Epithelial

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adjective

Of, pertaining to, characteristic of, relating to, epithelium


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Word origin: from epithelium: Greek epi (on, atop) + Greek thele (nipple)

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... T-cells (Thymus Involution np). As expected, studies have shown different expression patterns of the glycoprotein MHVR (MHV receptor) on thymus epithelial cells that are not present on T-lymphocytes (Thymus-Involution). Cytokine modulation that affect other systems such as the hematopoietic ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
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Has anyone seen this before?

... had a nucleus that was TWO nuclei - two separate stained chambers, one about 2/3 normal nucleus size, the other about 1/3. It was a surface epithelial cell, which are not supposed to divide, and this didn't look like a mitotic pair anyway. It looked like a nuclear deformity, but it wasn't ...

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by Darby
Tue Feb 12, 2013 3:15 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Has anyone seen this before?
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... dividing cells they are harmful to all the rapidly dividing cells in a human body, not only cancer cells. These include especially blood cells and epithelial cells, which both divide constantly and are therefore affected by irradiation and chemotherapy. Cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy often ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:10 pm
 
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Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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... dividing cells they are harmful to all the rapidly dividing cells in a human body, not only cancer cells. These include especially blood cells and epithelial cells, which both divide constantly and are therefore affected by irradiation and chemotherapy. Cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy often ...

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by biohazard
Tue Feb 05, 2013 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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Growth Factors and tissue renewal.

Hi all, When a cell dies in epithelial tissue, as it is replaced? Who releases growth factors? Are the cells around the cell to die? Thanks.

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by Hermanfialho
Tue Apr 03, 2012 6:15 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Growth Factors and tissue renewal.
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