Morphological diversity of ependymal cells in tissue culture.


Ependymal cells were visualized in primary cultures of cerebral cortex from rat using an immunohistochemical staining technique. Five different morphological subtypes of cuboidal ependyma were recognized: 1) round, 2) triangular, 3) columnar, 4) cone- and spindle-shaped, and 5) large pleomorphic cells. These cells varied in size and almost all possessed… (More)


Cite this paper

@article{Jordan1990MorphologicalDO, title={Morphological diversity of ependymal cells in tissue culture.}, author={Frank Jordan and Garl K. Rieke and Benjamin W Hughes and Wiebe Thomas}, journal={Brain research bulletin}, year={1990}, volume={25 1}, pages={159-63} }