List of abbreviations
of micros-
specialist terms
explained in
English +

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

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microvilli anchored in the terminal web of an enterocyte in duodenum (monkey)
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Af = Aktinfilamente im Inneren der Mikrovilli; Gx = Glykokalix;
If = Intermediärfilamente des Zytoskeletts;  L = Lumen des Duodenums;
Mt = Mikrotublus; P = Plasmalemma (Zellmembran); RER = rauhes endoplasmatisches Retikulum;
Rt = Rete terminale (terminales Netzwerk; hier sind die Aktinfilamente der Mikrovilli verankert);
Vp = Vesicula pinocytotica ("Clathrin coated" Endocytosevesikel);
* hier findet eine Endocytose extrazellulärer Flüssigkeit aus dem Darmlumen statt (Pinocytose).

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