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A Scanning and Transmission Electron Microscope Examination of ACTH-Induced ‘Rounding up’ in Triton X-100 Cytoskeleton Residues of Cultured Adrenal Cells

  • J. Mrotek
  • W. Rainey
  • T. Sawada
  • R. Lynch
  • M. Mattson
  • I. Lacko

Abstract

Several investigators have used cultured Y-l mouse adrenal tumor cells as a model to study the action of the pituitary hormone adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) in controlling glucocorticoid synthesis (Kowal, 1970; Mrotek and Hall, 1975, 1977, 1978).

Keywords

Thin Filament Adrenal Cell Nuclear Area Transmission Electron Microscope Examination Adrenal Tumor Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Mrotek
    • 1
  • W. Rainey
    • 1
  • T. Sawada
    • 1
  • R. Lynch
    • 1
  • M. Mattson
    • 1
  • I. Lacko
    • 1
  1. 1.The Department of Biological Sciences and The Genetics and Aging CentersNorth Texas State UniversityDentonUSA

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