(redirected from folliculostellate cell)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.

CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
References in periodicals archive ?
Vale, "Rat anterior pituitary folliculostellate cells are targets of interleukin-1[alpha] and a major source of intrapituitary follistatin," Endocrinology, vol.
The effect of IL-1[beta] on gonadotropes could be also mediated via folliculostellate cells. Folliculostellate cells play an important role as a source of paracrine factors that act locally to modulate pituitary responses to hypothalamic and peripheral signals.
Curcumin inhibits the growth, induces apoptosis and modulates the function of pituitary folliculostellate cells. Neuroendocrinology.