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Atlas of Ultrastructural Neurocytology
About | Contents | Index Josef Spacek 

Contents:

    INTRODUCTION: From Light Microscopy to Ultrastructure and Three-Dimensional Reconstructions

  1. THE NEURON
    1. Plasma Membrane, Cytoplasm and Organelles
      1. Plasma Membrane
      2. Endoplasmic Reticulum
      3. Golgi Apparatus
      4. Mitochondria
      5. Multivesicular Bodies
      6. Lysosomes
      7. Centrioles and Cilia
      8. Cytoskeleton
      9. Cytoplasmic Inclusions
      10. Endocytosis, Exocytosis
    2. Nucleus
    3. Perikaryon
    4. Dendrites
      1. Dendritic Spines
      2. Growth Cones
      3. Dendritic Filopodia
    5. Axon
    6. Chemical Synapses
    7. Intercellular Junctions Other Than Chemical Synapses
    8. The Neuropil
    9. Regional Appearances of the Central Nervous Tissue
  1. THE NEUROGLIA
    1. Astrocytes
    2. Ependyma
    3. Oligodendroglia
      1. Central Myelin
    4. Microglia

  2. THE BLOOD VESSELS

  3. THE CHOROID PLEXUS

  4. THE PERIPHERAL NERVES AND GANGLIA

  5. THE MENINGES

  6. ABNORMALITIES
    1. Unusual and Difficult to Interpret Structures
    2. Examples of Neuropathological Changes
      1. General Pathology of Nervous Tissue
      2. Infections
      3. Degenerative and Demyelinating Changes and Diseases
      4. Neurometabolic Disorders
      5. Tumors
      6. Peripheral Neuropathies
    3. Artifacts

  7. How Small Is It?

Last Updated: 10/15/2010