Light and Electron Microscopy of Cells and Tissues

Light and Electron Microscopy of Cells and Tissues

1st Edition - January 1, 1972

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  • Author: Edmund Sandborn
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323159937

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Light and Electron Microscopy of Cells and Tissues: An Atlas for Students in Biology and Medicine is a condensation of Volumes I and II of "Cells and Tissues by Light and Electron Microscopy" (Academic Press, Inc., New York and London, 1970). It is designed to provide the student with the essentials for a basic knowledge of animal cells and tissues. The book provides comprehensive discussions of the following: the cell, stratified squamous epithelium, the nervous system, muscle, the lymphoid organs, the circulatory system, the digestive system, the major glands of digestion, the urinary system, the male reproductive system, the female reproductive system, the endocrine glands, and special senses (the eye and the ear).

Table of Contents


  • Preface

    Acknowledgments

    The Cell

    General Organization

    Nucleus

    Membranes

    Organelles and Inclusions

    Microvilli and Filaments

    Junctional Complexes

    Centrioles

    Cilia and Flagellae

    Cells in Mitosis

    External Coats of Cell Membranes

    Fundamental Tissues

    Epithelium

    Simple Squamous—The Lung

    Columnar—The Trachea

    Connective Tissue

    Cartilage

    Bone

    Bone Marrow

    Stratified Squamous Epithelium

    The Esophagus

    The Skin

    The Hair

    The Glands

    The Nervous System

    Peripheral Nerve Ganglion

    Autonomie Nerve Ganglion

    Cells of the Central Nervous System

    Muscle

    Smooth Muscle

    Skeletal Muscle

    Cardiac Muscle

    The Lymphoid Organs

    Thymus

    Spleen

    Peyer's Patch of the Ileum

    The Circulatory System

    The Aorta

    Arterioles

    Venules

    Lymphatics

    The Digestive System

    Tooth—Ameloblast

    Stomach

    Small Intestine

    Large Intestine

    The Major Glands of Digestion

    Submandibular Salivary Gland

    Pancreas

    Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts

    The Urinary System

    Kidney

    Urinary Bladder

    Urethra

    The Male Reproductive System

    Testis

    Epididymus

    Ductus Deferens

    Seminal Vesicle

    Prostate

    The Female Reproductive System

    Ovary

    Uterus

    Oviduct

    Mammary Glands

    The Endocrine Glands

    The Hypophysis

    The Pineal Gland

    The Pancreatic Islets

    The Suprarenal Gland

    The Thyroid

    The Parathyroid

    Special Senses

    The Eye

    Cornea

    Retina

    The Internal Ear

    Subject Index


Product details

  • No. of pages: 217
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1972
  • Published: January 1, 1972
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323159937

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Edmund Sandborn

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