Human gastric intrinsic factor expression is not restricted to parietal cells.

@article{Howard1996HumanGI,
  title={Human gastric intrinsic factor expression is not restricted to parietal cells.},
  author={Tamara A. Howard and Dhirendra N. Misra and Matthew Grove and Michael J. Becich and J S Shao and M R Gordon and David H. Alpers},
  journal={Journal of anatomy},
  year={1996},
  volume={189 ( Pt 2)},
  pages={303-13}
}
Gastric parietal cells have been accepted as the only site of intrinsic factor production in the human stomach. In animals, however, intrinsic factor has been localised to various other cell types of foregut origin, including chief and enteroendocrine cells in gastric mucosa, and duct cells from salivary glands and pancreas. The availability of recombinant… CONTINUE READING