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fibroblasts

Thursday 27 November 2003

Adj. fibroblastic

Features

- CD34+ fibroblasts
- plasticity of fibroblasts

  • phenotypic plasticity of fibroblasts

Pathology

- fibroblastic sarcomas

References

- Neumann E, Gay RE, Gay S, Muller-Ladner U. Functional genomics of fibroblasts. Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2004 May;16(3):238-45. PMID: 15103251

- Grinnell F. Fibroblast biology in three-dimensional collagen matrices. Trends Cell Biol. 2003 May;13(5):264-9. PMID: 12742170

- Grinnell F. Fibroblast-collagen-matrix contraction: growth-factor signalling and mechanical loading. Trends Cell Biol. 2000 Sep;10(9):362-5. PMID: 10932093