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- Eltony, S.A.; Elgayar, S.A.
- Anatomia, histologia, embryologia 2011 v.40 no.4 pp. 263-277
- adults; albino; cilia; droplets; endothelium; epithelial cells; extracellular matrix; mitochondria; muscles; myocytes; nerve tissue; pheromones; rats; smooth muscle
- ... With 30 figures, 3 histograms and 3 tables SUMMARY: The vomeronasal organ (VNO) is a chemosensory organ that detects environmental pheromones. The morphology of the ‘non-sensory' epithelium (NSE) of the VNO and its lamina propria, as well as how it relates to ageing has received little attention. Histological, histochemical, morphometric and ultrastructural techniques were used to study the morpho ...