Term: posterior communicating artery vascular associated smooth muscle cell
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Name: posterior communicating artery
Synonyms: caudal communicating segment, PCA, PCS, posterior communicating segment of the basilar artery
Definition: An artery that connects caudal division of the internal carotid artery and the basal communicating artery to the basilar artery.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005001]
Name: vascular associated smooth muscle cell
Synonyms: vascular associated smooth muscle cells
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009181]