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Fibroblasts are connective tissue cells which secrete an extracellular matrix rich in collagen and other macromolecules.
Study shows how treatment resistance develops in patients with bile duct cancer

Study shows how treatment resistance develops in patients with bile duct cancer

Study reveals cellular cross-talk between regulatory T cells and fibroblast cells in pancreatic cancer microenvironment

Study reveals cellular cross-talk between regulatory T cells and fibroblast cells in pancreatic cancer microenvironment

Loss of stress hormone is a hallmark of pancreatitis, shows study

Loss of stress hormone is a hallmark of pancreatitis, shows study

Pancreatic cancer cells release signal to suppress immune system's attack on tumors

Pancreatic cancer cells release signal to suppress immune system's attack on tumors

New radiotracer can provide insights into how the heart recovers after myocardial infarction

New radiotracer can provide insights into how the heart recovers after myocardial infarction

Penn State researchers receive CDC grant to study effects of coal dust on lung disease in miners

Penn State researchers receive CDC grant to study effects of coal dust on lung disease in miners

Harvard scientists demonstrate possible strategy for achieving herpes virus control

Harvard scientists demonstrate possible strategy for achieving herpes virus control

Common cold virus could infect fetus via placenta

Common cold virus could infect fetus via placenta

Research findings provide novel therapeutic space to induce scarless regenerative healing

Research findings provide novel therapeutic space to induce scarless regenerative healing

Study shows how fiber spacing could control cell sticking

Study shows how fiber spacing could control cell sticking

UAB study suggests potential treatment target for IPF

UAB study suggests potential treatment target for IPF

Study uncovers how cells 'forget their past' while developing into a specific cell

Study uncovers how cells 'forget their past' while developing into a specific cell

Molecular gatekeepers that regulate calcium ions vital for muscle health and repair

Molecular gatekeepers that regulate calcium ions vital for muscle health and repair

Genetic variations linked to declines in blood oxygen levels during sleep identified

Genetic variations linked to declines in blood oxygen levels during sleep identified

New method may offer effective treatment for pancreatic cancer with fewer side effects

New method may offer effective treatment for pancreatic cancer with fewer side effects

Epigenetic changes can lead to development of GISTs, other cancers

Epigenetic changes can lead to development of GISTs, other cancers

New experimental growth factor drug appears to prevent worsening of osteoarthritis

New experimental growth factor drug appears to prevent worsening of osteoarthritis

New insight into meningioma - possibility of targeted therapy

New insight into meningioma - possibility of targeted therapy

Research provides new insights into tumorigenesis of meningioma

Research provides new insights into tumorigenesis of meningioma

Researchers identify new targets to treat fibrotic diseases

Researchers identify new targets to treat fibrotic diseases