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Anatomy Term: secretory epithelial cell
XAO ID: 0004612
Synonyms: scattered secretory epithelial cell
Definition: "Type of epithelial cell that secretes a macromolecule or ion product. In many epithelia, occasional specialized secretory cells are scattered among other, non-secretory cells."
Stage Range: NF stage 10 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
ectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Parent(s): ectoderm


Parent(s): epithelial cell (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY