Gastrointestinal Tract - Circumvallate Papilla

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Title Gastrointestinal Tract - Circumvallate Papilla
Creator Gorski, Roger A.
Contributor Roger A. Gorski, PhD, PRofessor of Neurobiology, Director Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA
Publisher The Regents of University of California
Description This is a high magnification view of the lateral aspect of the circumvallate papilla. Identify two taste buds (oval structures) which are paler than the surrounding stratified squamous epithelium. At the top of each taste bud is a taste pore which allows for detection of dissolved food constituents. Illustrated is also the dermal connective tissue. UCLA Histology Collection.
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Format image/jpeg
Collection UCLA Histology
ARK ark:/87278/s67974gc
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-10-05
Date Modified 2012-12-07
ID 870060
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