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Experientia

, Volume 34, Issue 1, pp 100–101 | Cite as

Synaptic vesicles and other organelles of human mossy fibre endings. A morphometric study

  • M. M. Paula-Barbosa
  • M. A. Sobrinho-Simões
  • C. Cruz
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Summary

The mossy fibre ending organelles of 6 men were studied, using morphometric methods. The numerical densities of agranular, coated and dense core vesicles, as well as the number of agranular vesicles per μm2 of the synaptic surface and per synapse were calculated.

Keywords

Synaptic Vesicle Mossy Fibre Dense Core Morphometric Study Numerical Density 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. M. Paula-Barbosa
    • 1
  • M. A. Sobrinho-Simões
    • 1
  • C. Cruz
    • 1
  1. 1.Anatomical Institute Laboratory of Pathology and Department of Neurology, Medical SchoolUniversity of OportoOporto(Portugal)

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