intercellular substance

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Synonyms for intercellular substance

the body substance in which tissue cells are embedded

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In biological tissues, the electrolyte is an intercellular substance and cellular contents [5, 6].
In addition GAG regulates the organization processes and metabolism of the intercellular substance and provides anti-inflammatory and regenerative effect (Matching, Potapov, and Stroitelev, 2002).
Histologically, these tumours show a scant, loosely cellular proliferation consisting of stellate or spindle-shaped cells with a prominent mucoid intercellular substance.
This type of tissue contains different types of cells that are separated by an extracellular material called intercellular substance.
Our data suggest that they consist of a highly complex intercellular substance - perhaps a carbohydrate or protein mixture.