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any small compartment

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small room in which a monk or nun lives

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The SCFAs also affect the serotonin- and motilin-containing enteroendocrine cells in the colon and the ileum (44).
In a study of rectal mucosal enteroendocrine cells (EC) post enteritis infection, Spiller (2000) noted that 5-HT receptor containing ECs were increased after the first biopsy at 3 weeks.
Enteroendocrine cells and 5-HT availability are altered in mucosa of guinea pigs with TNBS ileitis.
Heather Bara of Georgia Institute of Technology: Tissue Engineering a Pancreatic Substitute Based on Recombinant Enteroendocrine Cells
Within 28 days, it resulted in the formation of three-dimensional tissue resembling fetal intestine that contained all the major intestinal cell types - including enterocytes, goblet, Paneth and enteroendocrine cells.