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Synonyms for epithelium

membranous tissue covering internal organs and other internal surfaces of the body

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The lining epithelia showed a negative expression pattern for CK18.
Sandwiched between the dorsal and ventral epithelia are fiber cells whose branching processes contact each other and all other cell types.
To grow the artificial skin, the researchers have used, in addition this new type of epithelia covering, a biomaterial made of fibrin and agarose, already designed and developed by the University of Granada research team.
Similar ultrastructural features are exhibited by transporting epithelia throughout the animal kingdom (Berridge & Oschman 1972).
2]S into the cells is hence a primary problem of respiratory and intestinal epithelia which are predominantly exposed to exogenous and potentially dangerous levels of[H.
To grow the artificial skin, the researchers the new type of epithelia covering and a biomaterial made of fibrin and agarose, already designed and developed by the team.
To grow the artificial skin, the University of Granada researchers used the new type of epithelia covering and a biomaterial made of fibrin and agarose, already designed and developed by the team.
Epithelia function to protect the underlying tissues from environmental influences such as physical damage, infection, dessication, UV radiation, heat loss, and to maintain homeostasis.
Human airway epithelia function in barrier formation, defense against pathogens, and mucociliary clearance.
Male germ cell transplantion in rats: apparent synchronization of spermatogenesis between host and seminiferous epithelia.
Since the corneal epithelium is of the stratified squamous type, autologous epithelial cells such as oral, conjunctival, nasal and oesophageal epithelia, all having a similar morphology, could be considered as an alternative to allogenous limbal transplants.
Brown said during the presentation, which was sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology, that there is reason to suspect protection might be different because the male and female epithelia are quite different, especially when comparing penile and cervical lesions.
The University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA) has patented a method for targeted delivery of a delivery vehicle construct which specifically binds to and stimulates endocytosis into cells expressing the urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (uPAR), and particularly human airway epithelia.
2 months, the ocular surfaces of the eyes with surviving transplanted epithelia remained stable and without defects.
However, true tumors of the pigment epithelia of the ciliay body are extremely rare.