Mesenchyma


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Mes`en´chy`ma


n.1.(Biol.) The part of the mesoblast which gives rise to the connective tissues and blood.
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The heart is developed from the cardiac mesenchyma, which is characterized by the expression of cardiac specific transcription factor NKX2-5 (21, 39, 40).
In the bone marrow, the spindle cells were located in the myxoid mesenchyma and were separated from each other (Figure 2, b).