Definitions

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  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or composed of pericytes

Etymologies

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peri- +‎ cytic

Examples

  • Our data suggest the involvement of the MSC as a component of tumor associated fibrovascular networks-this includes the pericytic population that contributes to the microvessel involved in the neovacularization as well as the fibroblastic population that contributes to matrix remodeling and tumor growth.

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  • We indicate the neovascular, fibroblastic, pericytic, and matrix remodeling nature of the TAF as well as the overall contribution of the TAF to the leading edge stromal component of the tumor microenvironment.

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  • [27], and thus we hypothesize that they are precursors of TAF, which are identified by pericytic, myofibroblastic and "activated" fibroblastic markers.

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