Seasonal Variation of the Intraepithelial Gland in Camel Epididymis with Special Reference to Autophagosome

  title={Seasonal Variation of the Intraepithelial Gland in Camel Epididymis with Special Reference to Autophagosome},
  author={Fatma M Abdel-Maksoud and Manal T. Hussein and Abdelraheim Attaai},
  journal={Microscopy and Microanalysis},
  pages={1052 - 1060}
Abstract The key role of the epididymis is contributing to sperm storage, maturation, and survival. The epididymis of camel has a unique structure called the intraepithelial gland. The present work aimed to investigate the structure of the epididymal intraepithelial gland with special references to the seasonal variation. The samples were collected from the distal part of the corpus epididymes of completely healthy mature camels (Camelus dromedarius) in the breeding and nonbreeding seasons… Expand
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