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Ultrastructural localization of glucose 6-phosphatase activity in tracheal epithelium of the rat.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  166968     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ultrastructural localization of glucose 6-phosphatase activity was studied in the tracheal epithelium of the rat. The reaction product for the enzyme activity was localized in the endoplasmic reticulum and nuclear envelope of all cell types composing the tracheal epithelium, namely ciliated cells, goblet cells, brush cells and basal cells. This pattern of localization is similar to that shown by hepatocytes, proximal convoluted tubule cells of the kidney and a variety of other cell types. The function of this enzyme in tracheal epithelial cells is discussed.
Authors:
S Kanamura
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of anatomy     Volume:  119     ISSN:  0021-8782     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Anat.     Publication Date:  1975 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-10-10     Completed Date:  1975-10-10     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0137162     Medline TA:  J Anat     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  499-504     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Cilia / enzymology
Endoplasmic Reticulum / enzymology
Epithelial Cells
Epithelium / enzymology
Female
Glucose-6-Phosphatase / metabolism*
Histocytochemistry
Rats
Trachea / enzymology*,  ultrastructure
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
EC 3.1.3.9/Glucose-6-Phosphatase
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