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  • noun A cell found in the lining of the intestines and colon, participating in absorption of nutrients and secretion of digestive enzymes.

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Examples

  • Shaw (2004) Aeromonas flagella (polar and lateral) are enterocyte adhesins that contribute to biofilm formation on surfaces.

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  • An interdependence of enterocyte differentiation along the crypt-villus axis and fls485 chaperone activity might be possible.

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  • Stevens MP, Roe AJ, Vlisidou I, van Diemen PM, La Ragione RM, et al. (2004) Mutation of toxB and a truncated version of the efa-1 gene in Escherichia coli O157: H7 influences the expression and secretion of locus of enterocyte effacement-encoded proteins but not intestinal colonization in calves or sheep.

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  • Abe H, Tatsuno I, Tobe T, Okutani A, Sasakawa C (2002) Bicarbonate ion stimulates the expression of locus of enterocyte effacement-encoded genes in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157: H7.

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  • Their findings suggest the involvement of enterocyte mitochondrial dysfunction and perturbed cytoskeletal structure into pouchitis pathophysiology.

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  • Although probiotic bacteria and their metabolites alter enterocyte gene expression, rapid, non-genomic responses have not been examined.

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  • Their findings suggest the involvement of enterocyte mitochondrial dysfunction and perturbed cytoskeletal structure into pouchitis pathophysiology.

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  • Although probiotic bacteria and their metabolites alter enterocyte gene expression, rapid, non-genomic responses have not been examined.

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  • Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) is an attaching and effacing (A / E) pathogen that possesses a type III secretion system (T3SS) encoded within the locus of enterocyte effacement

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  • Robertson MD, Parkes M, Warren BF, Ferguson DJ, Jackson KG, et al. (2003) Mobilisation of enterocyte fat stores by oral glucose in humans.

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