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Descriptor in English: Hepatic Stellate Cells
Descriptor in Spanish: Células Estrelladas Hepáticas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Células Estreladas do Fígado
Descriptor in French: Cellules étoilées du foie
Entry term(s): Cell, Hepatic Stellate
Cells, Hepatic Stellate
Cells, Ito
Hepatic Stellate Cell
Ito Cells
Stellate Cell, Hepatic
Stellate Cells, Hepatic
Tree number(s): A11.561
Scope note: Perisinusoidal cells of the liver, located in the space of Disse between HEPATOCYTES and sinusoidal endothelial cells.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2009
DeCS UI: 52994
Descriptor UI: D055166
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Hepatic Stellate Cells - Preferred
Concept UI M0514804
Scope note Perisinusoidal cells of the liver, located in the space of Disse between HEPATOCYTES and sinusoidal endothelial cells.
Preferred term Hepatic Stellate Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Hepatic Stellate
Cells, Hepatic Stellate
Hepatic Stellate Cell
Stellate Cell, Hepatic
Stellate Cells, Hepatic
Ito Cells - Narrower
Concept UI M0514805
Scope note Hepatic stellate cells that have differentiated into myofibroblast-like cells in response to liver injury.
Preferred term Ito Cells
Entry term(s) Cells, Ito



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