Adrenal Cell types
 


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Phaeochromocytes (or chromaffin cells) are divided into the following:

  1. NA cells are cells that produce norepinephrine

  2. A cells are cells that produce epinephrine

Based on certain staining reaction, four types of NA cells have been described.   These cells are also believed to produce peptides probably of the enkephalin series.

 

 

 

 

 

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