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Descriptor English: Mesophyll Cells
Descriptor Spanish: Células del Mesófilo
Descriptor Portuguese: Células do Mesofilo
Descriptor French: Cellules du mésophylle
Entry term(s): Cell, Mesophyll
Cell, Palisade Parenchyma
Cell, Spongy Mesophyll
Cells, Mesophyll
Cells, Palisade Parenchyma
Cells, Spongy Mesophyll
Mesophyll Cell
Mesophyll Cell, Spongy
Mesophyll Cells, Spongy
Palisade Parenchyma Cell
Palisade Parenchyma Cells
Parenchyma Cell, Palisade
Parenchyma Cells, Palisade
Spongy Mesophyll Cell
Spongy Mesophyll Cells
Tree number(s): A11.600
A18.024.812.324
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D058503
Scope note: Large and highly vacuolated cells possessing many chloroplasts occuring in the interior cross-section of leaves, juxtaposed between the epidermal layers.
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
Public MeSH Note: 2011
History Note: 2011
DeCS ID: 53853
Unique ID: D058503
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Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Mesophyll Cells - Preferred
Concept UI M0542927
Scope note Large and highly vacuolated cells possessing many chloroplasts occuring in the interior cross-section of leaves, juxtaposed between the epidermal layers.
Preferred term Mesophyll Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Mesophyll
Cells, Mesophyll
Mesophyll Cell
Palisade Parenchyma Cells - Narrower
Concept UI M0544076
Scope note Upper layer of columnar elongated cells beneath and perpendicular to the upper epidermis and constituting the primary area of photosynthesis.
Preferred term Palisade Parenchyma Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Palisade Parenchyma
Cells, Palisade Parenchyma
Palisade Parenchyma Cell
Parenchyma Cell, Palisade
Parenchyma Cells, Palisade
Spongy Mesophyll Cells - Narrower
Concept UI M0542931
Scope note Irregular chlorophyll-bearing mesophyll cells interspersed with air spaces.
Preferred term Spongy Mesophyll Cells
Entry term(s) Cell, Spongy Mesophyll
Cells, Spongy Mesophyll
Mesophyll Cell, Spongy
Mesophyll Cells, Spongy
Spongy Mesophyll Cell



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