Ultrastructure of nerve plexus in flatworms

@article{Chien2004UltrastructureON,
  title={Ultrastructure of nerve plexus in flatworms},
  author={Paul K. Chien and Harold Koopowitz},
  journal={Cell and Tissue Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={176},
  pages={335-347}
}
SummaryIn addition to a submuscular and subepithelial nerve plexus an infra-epithelial nerve-net also occurs in Notoplana acticola. It contains naked nerve cells which lie between the bases of epithelial cells. Individual neurites occur separately or in small tracts. Synapses contain clear spherical vesicles and are polarized. Post-synaptic neurites tend to be flat and ribbon-like. Rhabdite and mucus secreting cells in the epithelium have synapses associated with them. Neurites ending on the… 

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