neurosecretory cell


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neurosecretory cell

[‚nu̇r·ō·si′krēd·ə·rē ‚sel]
(neuroscience)
A neuron that releases one or more hormones into the circulatory system.
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Classification of neurosecretory cells, neurons and neuroglia in the cerebral ganglia of Haliotis asinina Linnaeus by light microscopy.
Roles of neurosecretory cells on growth and reproduction and their seasonal variation in Achatina fulica (Gastropoda: Achatinidae).
The medium size cells have all characteristics of neurosecretory cells (Kruatrachue et al.