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Vas deferens structure

Known as: VAS DEFERENS, Deferens, Vas, Ductus deferens 
The excretory duct of the testes that carries SPERMATOZOA. It rises from the SCROTUM and joins the SEMINAL VESICLES to form the ejaculatory duct.
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Smooth muscle cell (SMC) contraction is controlled by the Ca2+ and Rho kinase signalling pathways. While the SMC Rho kinase… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
There is considerable variation, both within and between species, in reports of nuclear steroid receptor localizations in the… Expand
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
P2X1 receptors for ATP are ligand-gated cation channels, present on many excitable cells including vas deferens smooth muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
1. Activation of CB1 receptors by plant cannabinoids or the endogenous ligand, anandamide, causes hypotension via a… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens (CBAVD) is a form of male infertility in which mutations in the… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The mouse Hedgehog gene family consists of three members, Sonic, Desert, and Indian hedgehog (Shh, Dhh, and Ihh, respectively… Expand
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
SR141716A is the first selective and orally active antagonist of the brain cannabinoid receptor. This compound displays nanomolar… Expand
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
Opioid peptides were assayed by inhibition of 3H-naloxone and 3H-leu-enkephalin binding in brain homogenates and by depression of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
The role of coated vesicles during the absorption of horseradish peroxidase was investigated in the epithelium of the rat vas… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Abstract A culture method is described by which mature organs, or parts thereof, from rats and mice may be maintained in vitro in… Expand
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