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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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Notwithstanding an extensive literature on the subject, the question of the histogenesis of the inflammatory process and, especially, the origin of the phagocytic mononuclear ameboid wandering cells is not settled.
Under this rather indefinite term, "cells of the blood vessel walls" (Gefasswandzellen), evidently different cell types can be understood: the endothelium proper, certain cells of embryonic character, adjacent to the outer surface of the endothelium, the resting wandering cells or histiocytes, etc.
A part arises through the mobilization of the local resting wandering cells (clasmatocytes, histiocytes) of the connective tissue; another part comes from the blood and represents hematogenous, emigrated lymphocytes and monocytes.