"Mucin-2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A gel-forming mucin found predominantly in SMALL INTESTINE and variety of mucous membrane-containing organs. It provides a protective, lubricating barrier against particles and infectious agents.
- Mucin 2
- Intestinal Mucin-2
- Intestinal Mucin 2
- Mucin-2, Intestinal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mucin-2" by people in Profiles.
Human colonic crypts in culture: segregation of immunochemical markers in normal versus adenoma-derived. Lab Invest. 2014 Feb; 94(2):222-34.
A core microbiome associated with the peritoneal tumors of pseudomyxoma peritonei. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2013 Jul 12; 8:105.
Clinical implications of mucinous nonneoplastic cysts of the pancreas. Pancreas. 2012 Apr; 41(3):441-6.