Osteocytes are mature osteoblasts which maintain the bone structure.
These are osteocytes; they are responsible for maintaining the extracellular matrix that forms the bone.
osteocytes which are type of osteoblasts .
No, osteocytes don't mature into osteoblasts. Osteoblasts mature into osteocytes.
No. Osteocytes have a nucleus.
Osteoclasts which dissolve old bone cells, Osteoblasts which create new bone cells, and Osteocytes mature bone cells that were once osteoblasts which regulate bone development.
Osteocytes are bone cells. The prefix osteo- means bone.
Yes, bones cells are also called osteocytes.
Mature bone cells within the matrix are called osteocytes.