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Calcium Signaling System in Salivary Glands

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Salivary, Gastric, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary Secretion

  1. James W. Jr. Putney

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060303

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Jr. Putney, J. W. 2011. Calcium Signaling System in Salivary Glands. Comprehensive Physiology. 51–61.

Author Information

  1. Calcium Regulation Section, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, North Carolina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Stimulus-Permeability Coupling in Salivary Glands
  • 2
    Phosphoinositides and Salivary Receptor Mechanisms
    • 2.1
      Phosphoinositide Turnover in Salivary Glands
    • 2.2
      Pathways of Phosphoinositide Turnover in Salivary Glands
    • 2.3
      Phosphoinositides and Intracellular Calcium Release
    • 2.4
      Mechanism of Action of 1,4,5-IP3
    • 2.5
      Calcium Entry
    • 2.6
      Capacitative Calcium Entry in Parotid Gland
  • 3
    Conclusions