red marrow


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Noun1.red marrow - bone marrow of children and some adult bones that is required for the formation of red blood cells
bone marrow, marrow - the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones
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Adipocytes of the red marrow were stained positively while those of the yellow marrow were PFAS-negative [16].
In adults, axial bone skeleton contains the red marrow, which provides vital factors for the BCCs creating what is called "bone metastatic niche." These factors include ample cells, extracellular matrix, nutrition, and signaling molecules [2].
She told Ryan Tubridy on RTE Radio One: "It was a remarkable experience, to see that red marrow coming into my body - it was either going to save me or kill me.