bone marrow

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Synonyms for bone marrow

the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones

very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones

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Isik says that his work doesn't yet show whether the bone marrow-derived cells actually help skin to regenerate or simply promote the formation of scar tissue, an inferior substitute for normal skin.
The bone marrow-derived cells had been marked with a fluorescent protein that showed up on microscopy.
jointly announced today they have signed an agreement to develop products for the orthopedics market using Orthovita's synthetic ceramic matrices and ceramic-collagen matrices (VITOSS) and Aastrom's proprietary bone marrow-derived cells -- Tissue Repair Cells (TRCs).
The paper describes the identification and characterization of a pepducin-based allosteric agonist that targets CXCR4, a chemokine G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR) found on hematopoietic stem cells and other bone marrow-derived cells.
Because Spi-B is known to be important for the development of some types of immune cells, it was thought to be expressed only in bone marrow-derived cells," Williams said.