Alveolar duct in the lung (mouse)

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Title Alveolar duct in the lung (mouse)
Creator Poels, Lambert G.
Contributor Lambert G. Poels, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen; Paul H. K. Jap, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen
Date 2006-09-28
Subject Alveolar ducts; Clara cells
Description Stain: PAS and hematoxylin. Part of an alveolar duct lumen (1) that shows bronchiolar characteristics such as cuboidal epithelium (2) covering a bundle of smooth muscle (3) and connective tissue containing macrophages (4) with black pigment deposits. Note PAS-positivity of these cuboidal cells (Clara cells) indicating the presence of glycogen. (5) alveoli with dilated capillaries (6) in their septa.
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Collection Poja Histology Collection - Respiratory System Subset
ARK ark:/87278/s6fz0cpq
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-12-11
Date Modified 2012-12-11
ID 890701
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