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Post by sachin » Wed Jan 17, 2007 2:10 pm

Is it related with Healing?
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Post by Dr.Stein » Thu Jan 18, 2007 9:33 am

Can be yes or no, depends on which kind of healing :)
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Post by sachin » Thu Jan 18, 2007 4:51 pm

Dermal healing or Artery or vein related?
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Post by Dr.Stein » Fri Jan 19, 2007 5:39 am

Nope ;)
It is not fibroblast or trombocyte :P
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Post by Dustfinger » Fri Jan 19, 2007 9:29 am

Wound healing ?

Is it related with cancer ?
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Post by Dr.Stein » Fri Jan 19, 2007 10:08 am

Wound healing - No
Related to cancer - Depends on which cancer

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Post by Dustfinger » Fri Jan 19, 2007 10:11 am

OOOOH ! FINE !

Carcinoma: malignant tumors derived from epithelial cells. This group represent the most common cancers, including the common forms of breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer.

Lymphoma and Leukemia: malignant tumors derived from blood and bone marrow cells

Sarcoma: malignant tumors derived from connective tissue, or mesenchymal cells

Mesothelioma: tumors derived from the mesothelial cells lining the peritoneum and the pleura.

Glioma: tumors derived from glia, the most common type of brain cell

Germinoma: tumors derived from germ cells, normally found in the testicle and ovary

Choriocarcinoma: malignant tumors derived from the placenta
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Post by Dr.Stein » Sat Feb 03, 2007 12:37 pm

Unfortunately, it is not there :P
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Post by Dustfinger » Mon Feb 05, 2007 10:29 am

Oh come on Doc, give us a hint !
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Post by Dr.Stein » Wed Feb 07, 2007 8:19 am

It is a cell who got its name after someone :)
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Post by ping » Fri Feb 09, 2007 6:49 pm

Does it get on well with humans?

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Post by MrMistery » Fri Feb 09, 2007 7:55 pm

ok, cells with names. I know a few
Ito cell? Pit cell? Kupfer cell? - in liver
Paneth cell? - intestine
Sertoli cell? Leydig cell? - testicles
Renshaw? Betz? Purkinje? Golgi? but these are neurons, you said not neurons

Those are all that come to my mind right now
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