Gap junction proteins are key drivers of endocrine function.

  • Paolo Meda
  • Published 2018 in Biochimica et biophysica acta


It has long been known that the main secretory cells of exocrine and endocrine glands are connected by gap junctions, made by a variety of connexin species that ensure their electrical and metabolic coupling. Experiments in culture systems and animal models have since provided increasing evidence that connexin signaling contributes to control the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bbamem.2017.03.005


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