Fibrocyte

Known as: Fibrocytus, Inactive fibroblast, fibrocytes 
A quiescent connective tissue cell with minimal cytoplasm and little to no evidence of protein synthesis. These cells may be able to differentiate… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Fibrocytes are mesenchymal cells that arise from monocyte precursors. They are present in injured organs and have both the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The processes that drive fibrotic diseases are complex and include an influx of peripheral blood monocytes that can… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
RATIONALE The clinical management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) remains a major challenge due to lack of effective drug… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
CD14+ peripheral blood monocytes can differentiate into fibroblast-like cells called fibrocytes, which are associated with and… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Review
2007
Review
2007
Human fibrocytes are mesenchymal progenitors that exhibit mixed morphological and molecular characteristics of hematopoietic stem… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Review
2004
Review
2004
Since the original description of circulating fibrocytes in 1994, our knowledge of this unique cell population has grown steadily… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The mechanisms contributing to airway wall remodeling in asthma are under investigation to identify appropriate therapeutic… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Wound healing and the dysregulated events leading to fibrosis both involve the proliferation and differentiation of fibroblasts… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table I
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • table II
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Fibrocytes are a distinct population of blood-borne cells that display a unique cell surface phenotype (collagen I+/CD11b+/CD13… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The host response to tissue injury requires a complex interplay of diverse cellular, humoral, and connective tissue… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?