Pericellular


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Per`i`cel´lu`lar


a.1.(Anat.) Surrounding a cell; as, the pericellular lymph spaces surrounding ganglion cells.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Hyaluronic acid is a linear chain, non-sulfated, high molecular weight glycosaminoglycan present in the extracellular, pericellular, and intracellular spaces and various body parts in different concentrations, sizes, and shapes.
These modify the pericellular milieu through release of a variety of growth factors by secretory granules.
(1-11) Linear, pericellular immunoreactions of both laminin and collagen IV are detected in all cases of MS.
Pericellular oxygen depletion during ordinary tissue culturing, measured with oxygen microsensors.
105 Stigmatic papillae (most elaborate type) (0) absent, (1) unicellular or with single emergent cell and one or more small basal cells, (2) uniseriate pericellular with emergent portion consisting of two or more cells.
Fibrosis was assessed as the following criteria: stage 1: zone 3 perivenular, perisinusoidal/ pericellular fibrosis, focal or extensive, stage 2: as above with focal or extensive periportal fibrosis, stage 3: bridging fibrosis, focal or extensive, and stage 4: cirrhosis.
Tight junctions and adherens junctions form pericellular zipper
Extracellular lactate thus was found to produce an alkalinized rim directly surrounding the pericellular space.
Hall, "Pericellular structures," in WormAtlas, 2009.
Liao, "Secretomic analysis identifies alpha-1 antitrypsin (A1AT) as a required protein in cancer cell migration, invasion, and pericellular fibronectin assembly for facilitating lung colonization of lung adenocarcinoma cells," Molecular & Cellular Proteomics, vol.
Guilak, "Atomic force microscopy reveals regional variations in the micromechanical properties of the pericellular and extracellular matrices of the meniscus," Journal of Orthopaedic Research, vol.
Lee, "Retention of the native chondrocyte pericellular matrix results in significantly improved matrix production," Matrix Biology, vol.