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

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

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chondron of elastic cartilage with 2 chondrocytes (monkey)
(for unlabelled original image click here, please!)

Ar = Artefakt; C = Cytolasma; Cae = Cartilago elastica = elastischer Knorpel
(Knorpelgrundsubstanz + elastische Fasern = interteritoriale Substanz);
El = Fibrae elasticae (mäßig elektronendichte elastische Fasern);
Ga = Gutta adipis (Fetttropfen); Grg = Glykogengranula; Ko = Kollagen;
P = Plasmalemma (Zellmembran); Ps = Processus cellulares (unbewegliche Zellfortsätze);
X = Knorpelhof = Matrix (reich an Proteoglykanen).

--> other images of elastic cartilage: Fig.1, Fig.2a, Fig.2b, Fig.5b
--> Electron microscopic atlas Overview
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The image was kindly provided by Prof. H. Wartenberg, page & copyright H. Jastrow.