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Anatomy Term: glomerular mesangial cell
XAO ID: 0005060
Synonyms: mesangial-like cell, mesangial cell
Definition: "A type of smooth muscle-like pericyte that abuts and surrounds the filtration capillaries within the glomerulus."
Stage Range: NF stage 29 and 30 to NF stage 55
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Parent(s): pericyte (is_a) glomus (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY