Umbilicus (Anatomy)

Known as: UMBILICUS, Umbilical, Belly Button 
The pit in the center of the ABDOMINAL WALL marking the point where the UMBILICAL CORD entered in the FETUS.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE The significant roles of brown adipose tissue (BAT) in the regulation of energy expenditure and adiposity are… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) represent a promising tool for new clinical concepts in supporting cellular therapy. Bone marrow… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Emerging evidence to support the use of endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) for angiogenic therapies or as biomarkers to assess… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
It is well accepted that umbilical cord blood has been a source for hematopoietic stem cells. However, controversy exists as to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The recent discovery of circulating endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) has altered our understanding of new blood… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a homodimeric peptide growth factor which binds to two structurally related tyrosine… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Angiogenic factors produced by monocytes-macrophages are involved in the pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory disorders… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
A permanent human cell line, EA . hy 926, has been established that expresses at least one highly differentiated function of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Endothelial cells were isolated from freshly obtained human umbilical cords by collagenase digestion of the interior of the… (More)
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