TCA manual / Tissue Culture Association

, Volume 4, Issue 4, pp 925–927 | Cite as

Mouse tooth germs in organ culture: Effects of ascorbate deficiency on histology and collagen synthesis

  • Gordon E. Levenson

Key words

ascorbic acid mouse tooth germ collagen organ culture 


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© Tissue Culture Association 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gordon E. Levenson
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  1. 1.Department of Histology and Embryology School of Dental MedicineUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

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