Development of neuroepithelial bodies in intact and cultured lungs of fetal rats.

Intact, 14- to 21-day fetal rat lung pairs, neonatal lungs, and cultured 15- and 16-day lung explants were examined in 2-micron-thick glycol methacrylate sections stained by PAS-lead hematoxylin. Selected stages were also studied in histochemical preparations for aliesterase and formaldehyde-induced monoamine fluorescence, as well as by scanning and… CONTINUE READING