Observations on the differentiationin vitro of mouse metanephros

  title={Observations on the differentiationin vitro of mouse metanephros},
  author={Elio Borghese and Anna Maria Dani},
  journal={Wilhelm Roux' Archiv f{\"u}r Entwicklungsmechanik der Organismen},
Metanephros of mouse embryos was explanted at the 11th day of gestation and culturedin vitro on the surface of a plasma clot for up to 7 days. Microscopic sections were cut from cultures fixed every day; the differentiation process was followed and compared with development under normal conditions. The ureter branches out and gives rise by means of dichotomous division to straight canals, lined by a light, columnar epithelium, which correspond to collecting ducts. Around the blind ends of their… CONTINUE READING