[Disperse endocrine system and APUD concept].

I. V. Mil'to, I. V. Sukhodolo, E. A. Gereng, L. A. Shamardina

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    This review describes the problems of disperse endocrine system and APUD-system morphology, summarizes some debatable issues of single endocrine cell biology. The data presented refer to the history of both systems discovery, morphological methods of their study, developmental sources, their structural organization and physiological roles of their cells. The significance of single endocrine cells in the regulation of the organism functions is discussed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)80-88
    Number of pages9
    JournalMorfologiia (Saint Petersburg, Russia)
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 2011


    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Histology
    • Pathology and Forensic Medicine

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    Mil'to, I. V., Sukhodolo, I. V., Gereng, E. A., & Shamardina, L. A. (2011). [Disperse endocrine system and APUD concept]. Morfologiia (Saint Petersburg, Russia), 139(2), 80-88.