Mesothelial cell

Known as: Mesothelial cells, Mesotheliocyte, cells mesothelial 
A flat cell of mesenchymal origin that forms the superficial layer of the serosal membranes lining the body cavities of the abdomen and thorax.
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2011
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2011
Multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) have the potential for widespread applications in engineering and materials science… (More)
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2008
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2008
Endogenous danger signals released from necrotic cells are thought to be sensed by phagocytes leading to secretion of IL-1alpha… (More)
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVES Ovarian carcinoma cells form multicellular aggregates, or spheroids, in the peritoneal cavity of patients with… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND During continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, the peritoneum is exposed to bioincompatible dialysis fluids that… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND The continuous chemical, physical, and inflammatory insults of prolonged continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis… (More)
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2000
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2000
IL-17 is a newly discovered cytokine implicated in the regulation of hemopoiesis and inflammation. Because IL-17 production is… (More)
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1999
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1999
Adhesion of tumor cells to host cell layers and subsequent transcellular migration are pivotal steps in cancer invasion and… (More)
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1999
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1999
Epithelial cancer of the ovary spreads by implantation of tumor cells onto the mesothelial cells lining the peritoneal cavity… (More)
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1990
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1990
This study establishes a reproducible technique for the culture of human peritoneal mesothelial cells. Direct explants, as well… (More)
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1982
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1982
The cytoskeletal proteins of cultured normal human mesothelial cells were found to consist of six major components, including… (More)
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