Ultrastructure of the pancreas of Bradypus tridactylus.

  title={Ultrastructure of the pancreas of Bradypus tridactylus.},
  author={Paulo Alexandre Abrahamsohn and David Pallot and Paula B M Pinheiro and V B Coutinho and R G Pessoa and H B Coutinho},
  journal={Acta anatomica},
  volume={109 1},
The fine structure of the pancreas of the South American three toed sloth, Bradypus tridactylus, is described. In exocrine cells two types of granules are found. The first variety of granules is circular, of about 0.9 micrometer mean diameter, and probably represents zymogen granules. The second type of granule is larger (up to 1.4 micrometer in diameter… CONTINUE READING