(of a hormone, neuropeptide... or about its effect or action) That acts on the cell that produced it.(adjective)
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"(Effect of the secretion of the cell on itself is called autocrine effect) on T cell i.e. it self (blocked by cortisol) 3) activates B cells which on antigenic stimulation mature into plasma cells and produce antibodies b) Granulocyte and monocyte colony stimulation factor (GMcSF)."
"My associates and I also demonstrated that GH-RH, which we found in mammary, ovarian, endometrial lung cancers and other tumors, is probably an autocrine growth factor."
"Pancreatic NETs generally proliferate by the autocrine activation of the mTOR signaling pathway, mediated through insulin-like growth factor."