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Neuroepithelial Bodies

Known as: Bodies, Neuroepithelial, Body, Neuroepithelial, Neuroepithelial Body 
Innervated clusters of NEUROEPITHELIAL CELLS found in the LUNGS. They act as airway OXYGEN sensors, releasing regulatory PEPTIDES and SEROTONIN in… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Pulmonary neuroepithelial bodies are polymodal sensors widely distributed within the airway mucosa of mammals and other species… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Cellular mechanisms contributing to renewal of terminal bronchioles remain poorly defined. Our previous studies identified… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Stem cells with potential to contribute to the re-establishment of the normal bronchiolar epithelium have not been definitively… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Remodeling of the conducting airway epithelium is a common finding in the chronically injured lung and has been associated with… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
Further progress in this field would be greatly facilitated by genetic approaches utilizing somatic cells and/or model organisms… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Since the discovery of neuroepithelial bodies (NEB) in the late 1930s, evidence has accumulated to suggest that these cells may… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PULMONARY neuroepithelial bodies, composed of innervated clus-ters of amine- and peptide-containing cells, are widely distributed… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The neuroepithelial cells (NECs) of the fish gill filament share several morphofunctional features with the cells of the… Expand
Review
1983
Review
1983
The dispersed neuroendocrine (NE) system is represented in the bronchopulmonary tract by the solitary neuroendocrine cells and… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The intrapulmonary lining epithelium of rabbits contains newly identified corpuscles composed of argyrophil, argentaffin, yellow… Expand