Medical Definition of Chromaffin tissue

1. Tissue in medulla of adrenal gland containing two populations of cells, one producing adrenaline, the other noradrenaline. The catecholamine is associated with carrier proteins (chromogranins) in membrane vesicles (chromaffin granules). This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Chromaffin Tissue

christom
christoms
christy
chrom-
chroma
chroma-key
chroma key
chromaesthesia
chromaffin
chromaffin body
chromaffin cell
chromaffin cells
chromaffin granules
chromaffin reaction
chromaffin system
chromaffin tissue (current term)
chromaffin tumour
chromaffinoma
chromaffinopathy
chromagen
chromagens
chromakey
chromakeyed
chromakeying
chromakeys
chromalveolate
chromalveolates
chroman
chromane
chromanes

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