Distribution of immunoreactive thyroxine in the endostyle and thyroid tissue of the sea lamprey Petromyzon marinus L., 1758

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Abstract:

Anti-thyroxine (T4) immunostaining in the endostyle and thyroid tissue during metamorphosis of sea lamprey Petromyzon marinus suggested that T4 synthesis occurs on the luminal surface of the apical membrane of selected cells of the endostyle, and that a ‘classical’ endocrine thyroid function was only evident in post-transformed animals.

Keywords: endostyle; exocrine secretion; immunostaining; sea lamprey; thyroid tissue; thyroxine

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2008.01825.x

Affiliations: Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1 Canada

Publication date: April 1, 2008

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