Prickle cell layer of epidermis

Known as: Spiny Layer, Stratum Spinosum, Stratum Malphighii 
The part of the epidermis layer of the skin containing Langerhans cells, which are dendritic, MHC class II-expressing antigen presenting cells.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
  • Bassam Ali Abu Shanab, Ghaleb. M. Adwan, Kamel. M. Adwan, Farah Bassam Abu Shanab
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Nine medicinal plants growing in Palestine were screened in vitro for potential antibacterial activity against 6 bacterial… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The functional organization of the bovine rumen epithelium has been examined by electron and light microscopy combined with… (More)
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2004
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2004
Previous analyses of the spiny layer IV neurons have almost exclusively focused on spiny stellate cells. Here we provide detailed… (More)
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2001
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2001
The mitochondrial enzyme 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3)-1 alpha-hydroxylase (1 alpha-hydroxylase) plays an important role in calcium… (More)
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2001
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2001
The mitochondrial enzyme 25-hydroxyvitamin D3-1a-hydroxylase (1a-hydroxylase) plays an important role in calcium homeostasis by… (More)
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1993
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1993
Cytokines and cellular adhesion molecules (CAMs) may play a role in the inflammatory and fibrotic processes underlying systemic… (More)
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1989
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1989
The distribution of calcitonin-gene-related peptide (CGRP) immunoreactivity (IR) was studied in peripheral tissues of rats. The… (More)
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1986
1986
Stimulation of growth and differentiation of human epidermis by epidermal growth factor (EGF) is mediated by its binding to… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
To increase our understanding of the pathophysiology of reflux esophagitis, we sought the early sequence of changes in mucosal… (More)
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1967
Highly Cited
1967
Freeze-dried frozen sections are floated on the surface of the freshly prepared incubation mixture (CoSO4 1.75 × 10−3 M, H2SO4 5… (More)
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