epithelial tissue


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Noun1.epithelial tissue - membranous tissue covering internal organs and other internal surfaces of the bodyepithelial tissue - membranous tissue covering internal organs and other internal surfaces of the body
endothelium - an epithelium of mesoblastic origin; a thin layer of flattened cells that lines the inside of some body cavities
mesothelium - epithelium originating in the embryonic mesoderm; lines the primordial body cavity
neuroepithelium - epithelium associated with special sense organs and containing sensory nerve endings
epithelial cell - one of the closely packed cells forming the epithelium
animal tissue - the tissue in the bodies of animals
decidua - the epithelial tissue of the endometrium
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Objective: Epithelial polarity is one of the most fundamental types of cellular organization, And correct cellular polarization is vital for all epithelial tissue.
Just below the epithelial tissue is a thinner layer of muscle tissue that gradually increases in thickness, giving rise to a layer of connective tissue septa between the cells of the mammary gland complex (Figure 2A), as described by Banks (1992).
These procedures allow for extremely uniform, volume-controlled deliveries of liquids to precisely model vapor droplet deposition onto a variety of epithelial tissue surfaces.
sup][3],[4] In contrast, EBV is commonly found in the nasopharyngeal epithelial tissue of patients with NPC.
In this study, the researchers used progenitor cells that were poised to become epithelial tissue, a key component of the lacrimal gland.
Squamous cell carcinoma is a malignant tumor of epithelial tissue involving many anatomical sites.
Because several other chronic inflammatory diseases affecting epithelial tissue have been associated with increased rates of axial spondyloarthropathy --notably, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and psoriasis--Dr.
Despite a rather large number of studies on the physiology and pathology of the reproductive system of cattle, there are still no formulated concepts that would establish a specific significance of epithelial tissue in the physiology of reproduction, etiology and pathogenesis of diseases of the reproductive system and infertility of animals.
Stomach acid is not the only component of gastric fluid that damages epithelial tissue and mucosa during reflux.
Team of researchers, led by scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, identified a molecular pathway specific to epithelial tissue in the esophagus involving a gene called CAPN14, which they found becomes dramatically up-regulated in the disease process.
The role of zinc as a required factor for epithelial tissue health has been proven in many studies.
The recipient area is covered within 5 days with new growth of epithelial tissue on a dermal base: 1 [cm.