Chondrocyte

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Chondrocyte

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There are 12438 EST sequences in chondrocyte.

   Chondrocytes (from Greek chondros cartilage + kytos cell) are the only cells found
in cartilage. They produce and maintain the cartilaginous matrix, which consists
mainly of collagen and proteoglycans.

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Path:Human-->Motion System-->Skeleton-->Bone-->Bone Union-->Joint-->Cartilaginous Joint-->Cartilage Tissue-->Chondrocyte


Path:Human-->Motion System-->Skeleton-->Bone-->Bone Union-->Joint-->Synovial Joint-->Articular Cartilage-->Chondrocyte

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