Paneth cells
Coarsely granular secretory cells found in the basal regions of crypts in the small intestine.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Paneth cells — Paneth cells. См. ацидофильные энтероциты. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Paneth cells — Pa·neth cells (pahґnet) [Josef Paneth, Austrian physician, 1857–1890] see under cell …   Medical dictionary

  • Paneth cells — narrow, pyramidal, or columnar epithelial cells with a round or oval nucleus close to the base, occurring in the fundus of the crypts of LieberkÑŒhn; they contain large granules that secrete antimicrobial substances such as defensins. Called also …   Medical dictionary

  • Paneth cell — Paneth cells provide host defense against microbes in the small intestine. They are functionally similar to neutrophils. When exposed to bacteria or bacterial antigens, Paneth cells secrete a number of antimicrobial molecules into the lumen of… …   Wikipedia

  • PANETH, FRIEDRICH ADOLF — (1887–1958), Austrian physical and radioactivity chemist. Paneth, a son of Joseph Paneth, a physiologist who discovered certain histological cells which still bear his name, was born in Vienna. Both his parents were born Jews, but they brought up …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Paneth cell — Pa·neth cell pä net n any of the granular epithelial cells with large acidophilic nuclei occurring at the base of the crypts of Lieberkühn in the small intestine and appendix Paneth Josef (1857 1890) Austrian physiologist. A professor of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Paneth's cell — ▪ anatomy also called  Davidoff s Cell,        specialized type of epithelial cell found in the mucous membrane lining of the small intestine and of the appendix, at the base of tubelike depressions known as Lieberkühn glands. Named for the 19th… …   Universalium

  • Paneth — Josef, Austrian physician, 1857–1890. See P. granular cells, under cell …   Medical dictionary

  • Joseph Paneth — (1857 1890) was an Austrian physiologist from Vienna. He was a professor at the Universities of Breslau and Vienna. He was the father of chemist Friedrich Adolf Paneth (1887 1958).Paneth is remembered for his description of the eponymous Paneth… …   Wikipedia

  • Davidoff (Davidov) cells — Da·vid·off (Da·vid·ov) cells (dahґvid of) [M. von Davidoff, German histologist, died 1904] Paneth cells …   Medical dictionary

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