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The lobster optic lamina. IV. Glial cells

Hamori, J.; Horridge, George Adrian


Summary There are 3 distinct types of glial cells in the optic lamina of the lobster: dark, light, and sheet cells, all distinguished from the neurons by being multipolar and not having dictyosomes. Dark cells are surrounded by intercellular material and together with light cells constitute a structural support for the groups of nerve cells. Light cells are also sheath cells for the neuron somata. The sheet cells have numerous flat processes which together form the 2 glial layers in which the...[Show more]

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Date published: 1966-09-01
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Cell Science
Access Rights: Open Access


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