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Anatomy Term: fibroblast
XAO ID: 0003017
Synonyms: keratocyte
Definition: "A connective tissue cell that secretes an extracellular matrix rich in collagen and other macromolecules."
Stage Range: NF stage 10 to death
Marker Genes: mmp13l col11a1
Antibody: Flna Ab1
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): mesodermal cell (is_a)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service
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