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

Every attempt was made to provide correct information and labelling, however any liability for eventual errors or incompleteness is rejected!

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

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inner and outer mesaxon of a myelinated nerve (monkey)
(for unlabelled original image click here, please!)

Axp = Axoplasma (Cytoplasma des Axons; Axl = Axolemm (Zellmembran des Axons);
C = Cytoplasma der Schwann'schen Scheidenzelle; Ko = Kollagenfasern (im Endoneurium);
Lb = Lamina basalis (Basalmembran); Mae = Maesaxon externum = äußeres Mesaxon;
Mai = Maesaxon internum (inneres Mesaxon); Mi = Mitochondrium (Crista-Typ);
Mif = Mikrofilamente (im Endoneurium); Ms = Myelinscheide (Markscheide, gebildet aus vielen
Wicklungen der Zellmembran der Schwann'schen Scheidenzelle);
Nf = Neurofilamente (gehören zu den Intermediärfilamenten);
Nt = Neurotubuli (Mikrotubuli des Neurons; etwas dicker, rundlicher Querschnitt);
P = Plasmalemm (Zellmembran der Schwann'schen Scheidenzelle);
V = Vesikel (enthalten Neurotransmitter).

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The image was kindly provided by Prof. H. Wartenberg, page & copyright H. Jastrow.