goblet cells


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Related to goblet cells: Paneth Cells, Crypts of Lieberkuhn

goblet cells

Goblet-shaped cells producing mucus and found in mucous membranes.
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TFF2 is expressed in mucous neck cells, pyloric glands, and Brunner's glands, while intestinal trefoil factor (TFF3) is mainly expressed in goblet cells of the small and large intestines (Hoffmann et al.
The researchers showed that the resulting Club-iPL cells could give rise to Club cells and other respiratory tract cells such as mucus-secreting goblet cells and ciliated epithelial cells that produce the CFTR protein, which is mutated in patients with cystic fibrosis.
Mucosa was made up of simple columnar epithelium with goblet cells and the number of goblet cells decreased towards the apex of the villi (Firdous and Lucy, 2012).
To detect the neutral and acidic glycoconjugates in the goblet cells as well as for general observation of the colonic morphology, slide sections were processed using Periodic acid-Schifff reagent (PAS) and counterstained with hematoxylin (Liu et al.
Veit/Glan, Austria), and stained with H&E [17] similar to the immue organs, except for histochemical differentiation of goblet cells for which the slides were stained using combined alcian blue periodic acid-Schiff technique [18].
05% cyclosporine to increase conjunctival goblet cells density, decreased expression of immune activation markers, apoptosis markers and inflammatory cytokines.
Glands of the small intestines contain paneth cells, enteroendocrine cells, M cells, and stem cells in addition to enterocytes and goblet cells
Lesions in the cats of the present study were considered as hyperplasia due the high cellularity and well-differentiated epithelium present in nodules, continuity with the adjacent colonic mucosal crypts, and rarefaction of goblet cells.
Mucus is renewed by mucins secreted by goblet cells for every few hours.
The proportion of these absorptive cells to goblet cells varies in hyperplastic polyps.