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fi·bro·blast

 (fī′brə-blăst′)
n.
A cell that gives rise to connective tissue.

fi′bro·blas′tic adj.

fibroblast

(ˈfaɪbrəʊˌblæst)
n
(Physiology) a cell in connective tissue that synthesizes collagen
ˌfibroˈblastic adj

fi•bro•blast

(ˈfaɪ brəˌblæst)

n.
a cell that contributes to the formation of connective tissue fibers.
[1875–80]
fi`bro•blas′tic, adj.
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Noun1.fibroblast - a cell from which connective tissue develops
embryonic cell, formative cell - a cell of an embryo
Translations

fi·bro·blast

n. fibroblasto, células de soporte de las que proviene el tejido conectivo.
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It is known that the main cell component of the granulation tissue is the fibroblast and the main biomolecule of the fester-like secretion is fibronectin (3).
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The culture dish containing fibroblast colonies was washed twice with DPBS and covered with dimethylpolysiloxane (DMPS).
Materials and methods: ELISA tests and real-time PCR analysis were used to assess the expression of MUC1 mucin in fibroblast cells cocultured with 30 [micro]M concentration of luteolin.
My proposal will use a novel approach to investigate specific fibroblast populations.
The NBDS fibroblast platform has the potential to address numerous indications where impaired tissue healing has been stalled due to a deficit of active fibroblast cells needed for tissue remodeling and repair.
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Objective: To determine the effect of fibroblast growth factor 2 on cognitive function in neonatal rats with hypoxic- ischaemic brain injury.
Roman, "Extracellular cysteine/cystine redox potential controls lung fibroblast proliferation and matrix expression through upregulation of transforming growth factor-[beta]," American Journal of Physiology--Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, vol.
Within the experiment, the conversion method was used to convert fibroblast cells back into induced neuronal progenitor cells (iNPC) after converting it back to its stem cell stage.