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CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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Indeed, while NTPDase1 is expressed by vascular endothelial cells, in touch with blood components, NTPDase2 is expressed in the subendothelium of veins and in the adventitial cells of arteries [36] which are exposed to platelets only after blood vessel breakage.
Histologically, transgene expression was found primarily in smooth muscle cells, but also in endothelial cells, adventitial cells, and macrophages.
MSCs mainly originate from two types of perivascular cells, pericytes ([CD45.sup.-][CD31.sup.-][CD146.sup.+][CD34.sup.-]) and adventitial cells ([CD45.sup.-][CD31.sup.-][CD146.sup.-][CD34.sup.+]), which contain the in situ counterpart of MSCs in human organs and yield a progeny of multilineage mesodermal progenitor cells [12, 13].