Query  to the TRRD database:
genes expressing in SEBACEOUS GLANDS
Select species:            
All       Human     Murine   

Location: outgrowth of the external root sheath of the hair follicle

Function: secretion of sebum, that posses bacteriostatic, emollient, barrier and pheromone functions

Composition: simple branched acinar exocrine glands. Secretory oily product and cell debris are discharged into the pilosebaceous canal.