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J Exp Biol (2018) 221 (9): jeb166538.
Published: 10 May 2018
...Ksenija D. Velickovic; Mirela M. Ukropina; Radmila M. Glisic; Maja M. Cakic-Milosevic ABSTRACT The aim of this study was to determine the effects of long-term sucrose overfeeding on functional capacity and ultrastructural characteristics of the rat brown adipose tissue (BAT). For the study, 16 male...
Mélanie Demeuldre, Elise Hennebert, Marie Bonneel, Birgit Lengerer, Séverine Van Dyck, Ruddy Wattiez, Peter Ladurner, Patrick Flammang
J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (11): 2108–2119.
Published: 01 June 2017
... is thinner and shows extended collagen helices, and their mesothelium is unfolded. Many of the cell types constituting these different tissue layers are affected by the elongation process (see Becker and Flammang, 2010 , for review), but no attempt has been made to correlate ultrastructural changes...
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J Exp Biol (2009) 212 (20): 3211–3220.
Published: 15 October 2009
... in appearance of peptidergic neurons form close unspecialized membrane contacts with GCs. Then,we investigated, at both morphological and biochemical levels, the effect of electrical stimulation of the heart nerve on GCs of Achatina heart perfused in situ . The ultrastructural study demonstrated changes...
Rossella Monteforte, Alessandra Santillo, Antonia Lanni, Salvatore D'Aniello, Gabriella Chieffi Baccari
J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (4): 606–612.
Published: 15 February 2008
... thyrotropin injections ( Winand and Kohn,1973 ). Therefore, mucosubstances accumulation in the HG of hypothyroid rats could be an effect of increased TSH serum levels. The ultrastructural changes observed in hypothyroid rat HG could be attributed to the alterations in glandular activity elicited...
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (17): 3322–3328.
Published: 01 September 2006
... as the thyroid activation index, as compared to the controls. The volume density of colloid significantly decreased. Ultrastructural analysis of thyroid follicular cells in the EMF group revealed the frequent finding of several colloid droplets within the same thyrocyte with the occasional presence of large...
J Exp Biol (2005) 208 (12): 2277–2288.
Published: 15 June 2005
... with the ultrastructural observation of juxtaligamental-like cells in the connective tissue, confirms that an MCT is present in both echinoid and asteroid tube feet. It was observed, however, that the tube foot stems of P. lividus and M. glacialis are affected differently by exposure to cell-disrupting solutions...
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (16): 2733–2738.
Published: 15 August 2003
... adhesion, on the other hand, is used by geckoes (e.g. Gecko gecko ). The great adhesive capacity of these reptiles relies on ultrastructural specialisations of their foot pads (e.g. Ruibal and Ernst,1965 ; Hiller,1968 ; Williams and Peterson,1982 ; Stork, 1983 ; Autumn et al., 2000...
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (13): 2177–2190.
Published: 01 July 2003
..., the temporal properties of pigment migration and the ultrastructure of the pigmented processes during light- and dark-adaptation. Each species was dark-adapted during the day and light-adapted during the night and then exposed to either sun illumination or darkness for different lengths of time (0–70 min...
J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (11): 1889–1899.
Published: 01 June 2001
...-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ) 19 3 2001 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2001 2001 opercular epithelium killifish salinity acclimation ultrastructure phalloidin cytochalasin D actin cytoskeleton Fundulus heteroclitus Freshwater teleosts have extracellular fluids...
J Exp Biol (1992) 162 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 1992
... record of a contractile vacuole in an eumetazoan animal. Its description calls for a revision of existing interpretations of the mechanism of stolonal contractions in hydroids. 16 4 1991 © 1992 by Company of Biologists 1992 contractile vacuole endoderm ultrastructure gastrovascular...
J Exp Biol (1990) 150 (1): 205–220.
Published: 01 May 1990
...RICHARD L. LONDRAVILLE; BRUCE D. SIDELL Quantitative ultrastructural analyses were performed on red (oxidative) and white (glycolytic) skeletal muscles from two species of antarctic fish to identify features of subcellular structure that may be related to muscle metabolism at cold body temperature...
J Exp Biol (1988) 136 (1): 209–228.
Published: 01 May 1988
... impede the very rapid (less than 0.02 s) removal of the pulvilli, were it not for the retraction mechanism which peels off the pulvillus from the distal edge, like a piece of adhesive tape. The ultrastructure of the pulvillar gland is described. The epidermal cells discharge into a cavity which...
J Exp Biol (1988) 134 (1): 99–117.
Published: 01 January 1988
... of the most complex structural types of reptilian lung with respect to its dynamic function, and presents Key words: lungs, crocodile, reptile, ultrastructure, non-respiratory epithelium, smooth muscle, compliance. 100 S. F. PERRY hypotheses for the coupling of structure and function with respect...
J Exp Biol (1985) 115 (1): 17–30.
Published: 01 March 1985
.... Questions concerning the nature and the speed of the activation mechanism are also discussed. © 1985 by Company of Biologists 1985 Crossbridges Contraction mechanism ultrastructure THE FORCE GENERATING COMPONENTS J. exp. Biol. US, 17-30 (1985) \J Printed in Great Britain © The Company...