Palisade endings: cholinergic sensory organs or effector organs?

@article{Blumer2009PalisadeEC,
  title={Palisade endings: cholinergic sensory organs or effector organs?},
  author={Roland Blumer and Kadriye Zeynep Konakci and Christine Pomikal and Grazyna A Wieczorek and J. Christian Lukas and Johannes Streicher},
  journal={Investigative ophthalmology & visual science},
  year={2009},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={1176-86}
}
PURPOSE This study aims to complement the authors' prior findings on palisade endings in extraocular muscles (EOMs) of monkeys, and to clarify whether palisade endings are cholinergic motor or cholinergic sensory. METHODS Macaque monkeys (Macaca fascicularis, n = 10) of both sexes were analyzed using three-dimensional (3D) reconstructions, confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM), and conventional/immuno transmission electron microscopy (TEM). For CLSM, we used three combinations of triple… CONTINUE READING