As seen under a polarization microscope, the A-Band in skeletal muscle fibres is so named because it is anisotropic in its refractive index which is a characteristic of orderly crystalline structure. ...
I would like to do a quick freeze on pancreases from mice. I want to then make sections (30 µm thick). The idea is to preserve a fluorescent staining done in vivo. I do not know if I should place my ...
A classical liver lobule is made up of a central vein and the portal triads. A typical human liver weighs around 3 lbs. , while a typical bovine liver weighs around 12 lbs. I was wondering if anyone ...
This is a pretty big task, and I have several work-arounds, but I am looking for an efficient way to go from PAS stained slides of lung tissue to defined ROI's over the whole slide (presumably via ...
How do processes of one osteocyte establish contact with processes of the adjacent cells within the mineralized matrix?
Are the processes and canaliculi formed and contacts established after the osteocytes are embeded in the matrix or are they formed during the embedding process itself. Is there any evidence to suggest ...