Biochemistry - Cell Signalling and Transduction - Discussion

Discussion :: Cell Signalling and Transduction - Section 1 (Q.No.3)


In paracrine signaling, the signaling molecules affects only

[A]. target cells close to the cell from which it was secreted
[B]. target cells distant from its site of synthesis in cells of an endocrine organ
[C]. both (a) and (b)
[D]. none of the above

Answer: Option A


No answer description available for this question.

Bhaskar said: (Nov 14, 2014)  
Signalling cell and target cell should be of different type.

Prarthana Badiger said: (Aug 23, 2015)  
Answer: D.

Because paracrine signalling depends on the signal that are released into the extracellular space and act locally on neighboring cells.

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