Cholangiocyte Functions in Health and Disease: The Ciliary Connection

Anatoliy I. Masyuk, Tatyana V. Masyuk, Nicholas F. Larusso

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Liver
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9780470723135
StatePublished - Oct 6 2009


  • Biliary epithelial cells lining intrahepatic bile ducts
  • Cholangiociliopathies pathogenesis
  • Cholangiocyte cilia and ductal bile formation
  • Cholangiocyte cilia and intracellular signaling
  • Cholangiocyte cilia functioning as mechano-, osmo-, and chemosensory organelles in liver
  • Cholangiocyte cilia in liver diseases
  • Cholangiocyte cilia in liver health
  • Cholangiocyte functions in health and disease-ciliary connection
  • Cholangiocyte secretion and absorption in hepatic cyst formation
  • Intracellular signaling in hyperproliferative cholangiocytes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Masyuk, A. I., Masyuk, T. V., & Larusso, N. F. (2009). Cholangiocyte Functions in Health and Disease: The Ciliary Connection. In The Liver: Biology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition (pp. 359-369). John Wiley & Sons, Ltd..