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Cell Degranulation MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Cell Degranulation
Tree Number(s)
G04.468.160
Unique ID
D015550
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015550
Annotation
IM; coord with specific cell /‌physiol (IM)
Scope Note
The process of losing secretory granules (SECRETORY VESICLES). This occurs, for example, in mast cells, basophils, neutrophils, eosinophils, and platelets when secretory products are released from the granules by EXOCYTOSIS.
See Also
Exocytosis
Secretory Vesicles
Public MeSH Note
90
History Note
90
Date Established
1990/01/01
Date of Entry
1989/03/29
Revision Date
2016/01/15
Cell Degranulation Preferred
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