Plasma cell (liver, rat)

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Title Plasma cell (liver, rat)
Creator Poels, Lambert G.
Contributor Lambert G. Poels, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen; Paul H. K. Jap, PhD, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen
Date 2007-12-01
Description Electron microscopy. The mature plasma cell or plasmacyte shows an eccentric nucleus with a characteristic chunky distribution of heterochromatin along the inner nuclear membrane (spoke-wheel effect in light microscopy). Juxtanuclearly an elaborate Golgi area (2) (cytocentrum/centrosome). The cytoplasma is packed with long dilated profiles (1) of rough endoplasmic reticulum (RER) filled with electron-grey material confirming the secretory activity. Dependent on the cellular activity the RER vary from distended up to dilated profiles.
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Collection Poja Histology Collection - Blood & Bone Marrow Subset
ARK ark:/87278/s6739t6r
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-12-11
Date Modified 2012-12-11
ID 890966
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