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Brush cell

Known as: brush cells, cell brush 
A cell characterized by the presence of a tuft of blunt, squat microvilli (120-140/cell) on the cell surface. The microvilli contain filaments that… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Brush cells, also termed tuft, caveolated, multivesicular, and fibrillovesicular cells, are part of the epithelial layer in the… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cell class-specific markers are powerful tools for the study of individual neuronal populations. The peculiar unipolar brush… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Rabbit NHE2 and NHE3 are two epithelial isoform Na+/H+ exchangers (NHE), the messages for which are found predominantly and… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The alpha-subunit of the trimeric G-protein complex specific for taste receptor cells of the tongue, alpha-gustducin, is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
In a recent study of the corpus epithelium in the mouse stomach, eleven cell types have been identified and enumerated (Karam and… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Methylprednisolone stimulates rabbit ileal neutral NaCl absorption; and aminoglutethimide, which decreases glucocorticoid levels… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Maternal immunoglobulin G transmitted to the fetus or newborn provides humoral immunity for the first weeks of mammalian life. Fc… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
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  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 1278803
The microvillus cytoskeleton, isolated from chicken intestinal epithelial cell brush borders, is known to contain five major… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The development of immune deposits on the subepithelial surface of the glomerular capillary wall was studied in isolated rat… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
In the rat alveolar lining epithelium a third cell type has been found which resembles the brush cell previously described in… Expand