Meissner Receptors (image) Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine in the Helmholtz Association Share Print E-Mail Caption Cross section through the skin with a number of Meissner receptors, one is highlighted in a box. Credit Lewin Lab, MDC Usage Restrictions only use in course of reporting about this research. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.