Electron microscopy of the intestine of the african lungfish, Protopterus aethiopicus

@article{Purkerson1975ElectronMO,
  title={Electron microscopy of the intestine of the african lungfish, Protopterus aethiopicus},
  author={Mabel L. Purkerson and Jennifer U. M. Jarvis and Sarah A. Luse and Edward W. Dempsey},
  journal={The Anatomical Record},
  year={1975},
  volume={182}
}
Electron microscopic observations are reported on the intestine of the African lungfish, Protopterus aethiopicus. The lungfish has a spiral valve rather than a true stomach. Segments of mucosa from this area reveal, by transmission microscopy, that most cells have distinct striated borders with parallel microvilli. Fibrils within the core of the microvilli extend deeply into the cytoplasm. Microvilli on the surface of goblet cells are less regularly arranged than those of absorptive cells… 
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