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Extracellular Matrix

"Extracellular Matrix" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A meshwork-like substance found within the extracellular space and in association with the basement membrane of the cell surface. It promotes cellular proliferation and provides a supporting structure to which cells or cell lysates in culture dishes adhere.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Extracellular Matrix" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Extracellular Matrix" was a major or minor topic of these publication.