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MAMMALIAN PHENOTYPE - ANNOTATIONS

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Term:absent Brunner's glands
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Definition:absence of the branched acinotubular glands found in the submucosa of the duodenum located above the Sphincter of Oddi; their main function is to produce a mucus-rich alkaline secretion (containing bicarbonate) to protect the duodenum from the acidic content of chyme, provide an alkaline condition for the intestinal enzymes to be active (thus enabling absorption to take place), and lubricate the intestinal walls; they also secrete urogastrone, which inhibits parietal and chief cells of the stomach from secreting acid and their digestive enzymes
Synonyms:exact_synonym: absent duodenal glands;   absent glands of Brunner;   absent glandula duodenales;   absent glandula duodenales Brunneri



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Symbol Object Name Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Pdx1 pancreatic and duodenal homeobox 1 IAGP MGI PMID:8631275 NCBI chr 5:147,206,907...147,212,658
Ensembl chr 5:147,206,769...147,212,658
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  mammalian phenotype 16934
    digestive/alimentary phenotype 1911
      abnormal digestive system morphology 1510
        abnormal intestine morphology 682
          abnormal small intestine morphology 273
            abnormal Brunner's gland morphology 2
              absent Brunner's glands 1
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  mammalian phenotype 16934
    endocrine/exocrine gland phenotype 3444
      abnormal gland morphology 3203
        abnormal exocrine gland morphology 1109
          abnormal mucous gland morphology 52
            abnormal submucosal gland morphology 5
              abnormal Brunner's gland morphology 2
                absent Brunner's glands 1
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