Immunohistochemical investigation on type III and VI collagen organization in human intervertebral discs in the neonatal period

@article{Aulisa1998ImmunohistochemicalIO,
  title={Immunohistochemical investigation on type III and VI collagen organization in human intervertebral discs in the neonatal period},
  author={Lorenzo Aulisa and Francesco Ciro Tamburrelli and Stefano Lupparelli and Mario Tartarone and R A Padua},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
  year={1998},
  volume={14},
  pages={104-108}
}
Nine L5–S1 discs from cadavers following death at ages ranging from 28 weeks of gestation to 1 month after birth were analysed immunohistochemically to investigate type III and VI collagen organization in neonatal discs. The annulus fibrosus stained poorly with the anti-type III antibody. The transition zone and the nucleus pulposus showed a fibrillary… CONTINUE READING