Alpha1 connexin 43 gap junctions are decreased in human adrenocortical tumors.

@article{Murray2000Alpha1C4,
  title={Alpha1 connexin 43 gap junctions are decreased in human adrenocortical tumors.},
  author={Sandra A. Murray and Kevin B. Davis and Lawrence M Fishman and Stefan R. Bornstein},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2000},
  volume={85 2},
  pages={890-5}
}
Gap junctional communication disorders have been implicated in the etiology of benign and malignant tumors. Understanding the type, distribution, and frequency of gap junctions in adrenal disorders should provide insight into the role of gap junctions in adrenal carcinogenesis as well as information that may be useful in developing improved diagnosis and… CONTINUE READING