Gap junctions in the rat cochlea: immunohistochemical and ultrastructural analysis

@article{Kikuchi2004GapJI,
  title={Gap junctions in the rat cochlea: immunohistochemical and ultrastructural analysis},
  author={Toshihiko Kikuchi and Robert S. Kimura and David L. Paul and Joe C. Adams},
  journal={Anatomy and Embryology},
  year={2004},
  volume={191},
  pages={101-118}
}
Gap junctions in the rat cochlea were investigated using immunostaining for connexin26 and transmission electron microscopy. Electron microscopy of normal and pre-embedded immunostained material showed that there were gap junctions between and among all cells that light microscopy showed to have immunostained appositions. Light microscopy showed immunostaining between and among all cell types that electron microscopy showed to be joined by gap junctions. Immunostaining for connexin26 was… Expand
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