Medical Definition of Peptic cell

1. Cells of the basal part of the gastric glands of the stomach. They contain extensive rough endoplasmic reticulum and zymogen granules and secrete pepsinogen, the inactive precursor of pepsin and rennin. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Peptic Cell

pepsinhydrochloric
pepsiniferous
pepsinogen
pepsinogenous
pepsinogens
pepsins
pepsinuria
pepstatin
pepstatins
peptalk
peptalked
peptalking
peptalks
peptic
peptic-ulcer
peptic cell (current term)
peptic digestion
peptic gland
peptic ulcer
peptic ulcer perforation
peptic ulceration
peptichemio
peptics
peptid
peptidase
peptidase D
peptidase P
peptidases
peptide
peptide N-alpha acetyltransferase

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