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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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The prenatal development of enterochromaffin cells in the human gastrointestinal tract.
5-HT is a monoamine neurotransmitter and hormone mainly produced by enterochromaffin cells of the gastrointestinal tract [21].
The carcinoid tumor arises from the enterochromaffin cells of the gastrointestinal tract and can be differentiated histologically and chemically from GCT [15].
The normal biliary tree shows very small numbers of focally distributed enterochromaffin cells in the gallbladder neck, large bile ducts, and hepatic hilum.