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Past, present and future of human chromaffin cells: role in physiology and therapeutics.
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PMID:  21107679     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Chromaffin cells are neuroendocrine cells mainly found in the medulla of the adrenal gland. Most existing knowledge of these cells has been the outcome of extensive research performed in animals, mainly in the cow, cat, mouse and rat. However, some insight into the physiology of this neuroendocrine cell in humans has been gained. This review summarizes the main findings reported in human chromaffin cells under physiological or disease conditions and discusses the clinical implications of these results.
Authors:
Alberto Pérez-Alvarez; Alicia Hernández-Vivanco; Almudena Albillos
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2010-11-24
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cellular and molecular neurobiology     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1573-6830     ISO Abbreviation:  Cell. Mol. Neurobiol.     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-24     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8200709     Medline TA:  Cell Mol Neurobiol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1407-15     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Departamento de Farmacología y Terapéutica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, c/Arzobispo Morcillo 4, 28029 Madrid, Spain.
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