Exocrine Glands

Known as: Apocrine Gland, ducts gland, Exocrine gland 
A type of gland that is found in the skin, breast, eyelid, and ear. Apocrine glands in the breast secrete fat droplets into breast milk and those in… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Cytosolic Ca2+ signals are crucial for the control of fluid and enzyme secretion from exocrine glands. The highly polarized… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Attine ants engage in a quadripartite symbiosis with fungi they cultivate for food, specialized garden parasites, and parasite… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The secretory function of cells relies on the capacity of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) to fold and modify nascent polypeptides… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In mammals, social and reproductive behaviours are modulated by pheromones, which are chemical signals that convey information… (More)
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2005
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1999
Review
1999
The mucosae and exocrine glands harbour the largest activated B-cell system of the body, amounting to some 80-90% of all… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effects of pituitary-derived melanocortin peptides are primarily attributed to ACTH-mediated adrenocortical glucocorticoid… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE amiloride-sensitive epithelial sodium channel constitutes the rate-limiting step for sodium reabsorption in epithelial cells… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
By a combination of the indirect immunofluorescence technique with acetylcholinesterase (acetylcholine acetylhydrolase, EC 3.1.1… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
One hundred ninety-six whole human breasts were examined by a subgross sampling technique with histologic confirmation. The… (More)
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