Definition of Merocrine. Meaning of Merocrine. Synonyms of Merocrine

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Merocrine. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Merocrine and, of course, Merocrine synonyms and on the right images related to the word Merocrine.

Definition of Merocrine

No result for Merocrine. Showing similar results...

Meaning of Merocrine from wikipedia

- Merocrine (or eccrine) is a term used to classify exocrine glands and their secretions in the study of histology. A cell is classified as merocrine if...
- products are secreted, exocrine glands are categorized as merocrine, apocrine, or holocrine. Merocrine – the cells of the gland excrete their substances by...
- than holocrine secretion (which destroys a cell) but more damaging than merocrine secretion (exocytosis). Apocrine secretion Apocrine gland Histology of...
- where they may number 200–400/cm2 of skin surface. They produce sweat, a merocrine secretion which is clear, odorless substance, consisting primarily of...
- itself and not to the host which begot the cell) type of secretion, with merocrine secretion being the least damaging and apocrine secretion falling in between...
- (can secrete sweat with strong odour (apocrine) or with a faint odour (merocrine or eccrine), and nails (protection). Skin appendages are derived from...
- secrete its substances, e.g. sebaceous glands: meibomian and zeis glands. Merocrine glandscells secrete their substances by exocytosis, e.g. mucous and...
- brain stem complexes are also cholinergic, as are the receptor for the merocrine sweat glands. In neuroscience and related fields, the term cholinergic...
- and mucin 5AC in the respiratory tract. The goblet cells mainly use the merocrine method of secretion, secreting vesicles into a duct, but may use apocrine...
- their type of secretion into holocrine glands (sebaceous glands) and the merocrine glands (sweat glands), the latter were then in 1917 divided into apocrine...