Sweat Glands

Known as: sudiferous gland, sudoriferous glands, Sweat Gland 
Sweat-producing structures that are embedded in the DERMIS. Each gland consists of a single tube, a coiled body, and a superficial duct.
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The proliferating abilities of sweat glands are very limited, so researches on the repair and regeneration of sweat… (More)
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2002
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2002
The distribution and function of aquaporins (AQPs) have not previously been defined in sweat glands. In this study, AQP1, AQP3… (More)
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2002
2002
The cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) plays a significant role in transepithelial salt absorption as… (More)
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2001
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2001
Antimicrobial peptides are an important component of the innate response in many species. Here we describe the isolation of the… (More)
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2001
2001
CONTEXT Several aspects of sweat gland carcinomas (incidence, classification, diagnosis, and behavior) have not been definitively… (More)
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2000
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2000
Skin color is one of the most conspicuous ways in which humans vary and has been widely used to define human races. Here we… (More)
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1996
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1996
Ectodermal dysplasias comprise over 150 syndromes of unknown pathogenesis. X–linked anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia (EDA) is… (More)
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1992
1992
Misprocessing and mislocalization of the cystic fibrosis (CF) transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) has been described for… (More)
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1984
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1984
Abnormal ductal NaCl absorption has been known as the only defect in cystic fibrosis (CF) sweat glands. We have fortuitously… (More)
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1981
1981
Pharmacologic responsiveness of the eccrine sweat gland has never been studied under well-defined in vitro experimental… (More)
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