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an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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In mammals, mechanical and chemical stimuli lead to release of 5-HT from the enterochromaffin cells, which are paraneurons located in the gastrointestinal mucosa that produce nearly all of the intestinal 5-HT (Erspamer, 1966).
It is an amine and about 90% of body serotonin is present in enterochromaffin cells of gut mucosa.
Gut microbes promote colonic serotonin production through an effect of short-chain fatty acids on enterochromaffin cells.
The normal biliary tree shows very small numbers of focally distributed enterochromaffin cells in the gallbladder neck, large bile ducts, and hepatic hilum.
In 1937, 5-HT has been found in the enterochromaffin cells of the gastrointestinal tract, and was named enteramine because of its believed implications in the intestinal smooth muscle contraction.