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Paracrine Communication

"Paracrine Communication" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Cellular signaling in which a factor secreted by a cell affects other cells in the local environment. This term is often used to denote the action of INTERCELLULAR SIGNALING PEPTIDES AND PROTEINS on surrounding cells.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Paracrine Communication" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Paracrine Communication" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 177 publications over 26 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2014
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