epithelia


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ep·i·the·li·a

 (ĕp′ə-thē′lē-ə)
n.
A plural of epithelium.
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MUC16: Mucin is expressed by the human ocular surface epithelia and carries the H185 carbohydrate epitope.
26) In contrast to our knowledge about physiologic epithelia (eg, respiratory, gastrointestinal, salivary, lacrimal, or sinonasal), expression patterns of mucin (MUC) proteins in metaplastic mucous cells found in the entities listed previously remain currently essentially unknown, and future work toward elucidating these will be needed.
The ratio between epithelia and leukocytes deviated from the normal in the DEE-exposed customs officers throughout the test period.
2 months, the ocular surfaces of the eyes with surviving transplanted epithelia remained stable and without defects.
Chiasma's technology platform, Selective Cargo Delivery (SCD), enables bulk delivery of macromolecule therapies, including proteins and peptides, across the mucosal epithelia in a proprietary nano particle oral gel capsule.
The University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA) has patented a method for targeted delivery of a delivery vehicle construct which specifically binds to and stimulates endocytosis into cells expressing the urokinase plasminogen activator receptor (uPAR), and particularly human airway epithelia.
7) Importantly, other epithelia in the lung, notably type I pneumocytes, ciliated bronchial epithelium, and bronchial submucosal glands, are negative for napsin A expression using immunohistochemical methods.