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However, apocrine secretion involves the loss of the part of the apical cytoplasm in the process of releasing secretory vesicles (Terra & Ferreira 2012).
The epithelium showed apocrine secretion towards the lumen whereas towards the base the cells were cuboidal.
Exportation of mouse vas deferens protein, a protein without a signal from vas deferens epithelium: a model of apocrine secretion.