The Cytochemistry and Ultrastructure of Polypeptide Hormone-Producing Cells of the APUD Series and the Embryologic, Physiologic and Pathologic Implications of the Concept

J Histochem Cytochem. 1969 May;17(5):303-13. doi: 10.1177/17.5.303.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan / metabolism
  • APUD Cells / chemistry*
  • APUD Cells / metabolism
  • APUD Cells / ultrastructure
  • Animal Population Groups
  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine / metabolism
  • Histocytochemistry
  • Humans
  • Microscopy, Electron
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia / etiology
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia / pathology
  • Neural Crest / cytology
  • Neural Crest / embryology
  • Paraneoplastic Endocrine Syndromes / etiology
  • Paraneoplastic Endocrine Syndromes / pathology
  • Staining and Labeling

Substances

  • Dihydroxyphenylalanine
  • 5-Hydroxytryptophan