Harderian Gland

Known as: Gland of the Third Eyelid, Gland, Harderian, Nictitans Gland 
A sebaceous gland that, in some animals, acts as an accessory to the lacrimal gland. The harderian gland excretes fluid that facilitates movement of… (More)
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1951-2018
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1997
1997
The harderian gland secretions of mole-rats, Spalax ehrenbergiusually released by self-grooming, include odorous substances which… (More)
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1994
1994
Neoplasia in the rodent Harderian gland has been used to determine the carcinogenic potential of irradiation by HZE particles… (More)
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1993
1993
The chicken Harderian gland (HG) is densely populated in its subepithelial spaces with plasma cells (PC). These immune cells… (More)
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1986
1986
The ultrastructure of the turkey Harderian gland is described and the findings support previous histological descriptions of the… (More)
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1983
1983
Five hundred and seventy-four spontaneous harderian gland neoplasms were observed in 3,123 male and 9,024 female untreated… (More)
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1981
1981
The presence of melatonin is demonstrated in the pineal gland, the retina and the Harderian gland in some mammalian and non… (More)
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1978
1978
Harderian glands of adult male albino rats were examined by light and transmission electron microscopy. The animals were divided… (More)
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1977
1977
In the golden hamster, there are marked sex differences in the Harderian gland. Male glands (which are heavier than female glands… (More)
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1972
1972
The Harderian gland from 4-week-old female hamsters is speckled with a black-brown pigment, whereas it is not pigmented in the… (More)
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1960
1960
The Harderian gland of rabbits has been studied with light and electron microscopes. The red part contains relatively wide… (More)
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