Ultrastructural localization of calcium in the CNS of vertebrates

@article{Probst1986UltrastructuralLO,
  title={Ultrastructural localization of calcium in the CNS of vertebrates},
  author={Wolfgang Probst},
  journal={Histochemistry},
  year={1986},
  volume={85},
  pages={231-239}
}
The ultrastructural localization of calcium in synaptic areas of the CNS of fish was investigated. Prefixation with phosphate-buffered glutaraldehyde followed by post-fixation with osmium/potassium-bichromate was used to precipitate and visualize endogenous calcium without the addition of external calcium. The presence of calcium in the electron-dense precipitates produced using this method was demonstrated by electron spectroscopic imaging using a Zeiss EM-902 transmission electron microscope… CONTINUE READING

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