, Volume 34, Issue 12, pp 1632–1632 | Cite as

Histochemical fibre types in striated muscle from the guinea-pig oesophagus

  • I. Whitmore
Anatomica, Histologica, Embryologica, Carcinologica


Histochemical techniques have been used to classify the striated muscle fibres found in the guinea-pig oesophagus. The functional significance of these results is discussed.


Striate Muscle Muscle Fibre Functional Significance Fibre Type Striate Muscle Fibre 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Whitmore
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  1. 1.Department of Anatomy, The UniversityManchesterEngland

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