"Gastric Mucins" 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.
Mucins that are found on the surface of the gastric epithelium. They play a role in protecting the epithelial layer from mechanical and chemical damage.
- Gastric Mucins
- Mucins, Gastric
- Gastric Mucin
- Mucin, Gastric
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gastric Mucins" by people in Profiles.
The MUC gene family: their role in the diagnosis and prognosis of gastric cancer. Histol Histopathol. 2008 12; 23(12):1541-52.