Prenatal Gliogenesis in the Neopallium of the Rat by Michael RickmannPrenatal Gliogenesis in the Neopallium of the Rat by Michael Rickmann

Prenatal Gliogenesis in the Neopallium of the Rat

byMichael Rickmann, Joachim R. Wolff

Paperback | June 1, 1985

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Title:Prenatal Gliogenesis in the Neopallium of the RatFormat:PaperbackPublished:June 1, 1985Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540138498

ISBN - 13:9783540138495

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction.- 1.1 Identification of Glial Cells.- 1.2 Histogenesis of the Neocortex.- 2 Material and Methods.- 2.1 Animals.- 2.2 Fixation.- 2.3 Standard Preparation of Tissues.- 2.4 Selection of Cortical Region for Analysis.- 2.5 3H-Thymidine Autoradiography.- 2.6 3H-GABA Autoradiography.- 2.7 Golgi Impregnation.- 2.8 Three-Dimensional Reconstructions of Electron Micrographs.- 2.9 Immunocytochemistry.- 2.10 Structural Criteria for Glial and Neuronal Cells.- 2.11 Text Structure and Terminology.- 3 Results.- 3.1 Histological Differentiation of the Neocortex.- 3.1.1 Early Marginal Zone (E13-E14).- 3.1.2 Late Marginal Zone (E15-E16).- 3.1.3 Subcortical Zone.- 3.1.4 Cortical Plate.- 3.1.5 Lamina I.- 3.1.6 Mesenchymal Structures.- 3.2 First Cells of the Marginal Zone.- 3.2.1 Shape of Cells at E14.- 3.2.2 Marginal Contact Cells.- Pial End-feet.- Perikaryon and Small Processes.- 3.2.3 Intercellular Contacts.- 3.3 Cells of Lamina I.- 3.3.1 Quiescent Presumptive Astrocytes (E 17-E 19).- Perikaryon.- Pial Process.- 3.3.2 Other Nonneuronal Cells (E17-E19).- Dense Nucleus Cells.- Intermediate Cells.- 3.3.3 Cells Containing GFAP and C1-Antigen (E18-E19).- 3.3.4 Distinction between Neuronal and Nonneuronal Cells.- 3.3.5 GABA-Accumulating Cells.- 3.3.6 Nonneuronal Cells at E 20 and E 21.- 3.4 Cells of the Deep Layers.- 3.4.1 Deep Marginal Zone (E15-E16).- Polymorphic Cells and Mitotic Cells.- Horizontal Neuron-like Cells.- Cellular Processes.- Intercellular Relations.- 3.4.2 Subcortical Zone (E 17-E 22).- Dense Polymorphic Cells.- Large Glial Precursors.- Light Horizontal Cells.- Phagocytes.- Cell Proliferation.- GABA Accumulation.- Demonstration of GFAP and C1-Antigen (E 18, E 22).- Golgi Impregnation.- 3.5 Nonneuronal Cells of the Cortical Plate.- 4 Discussion.- 4.1 Anlage of the Palliai Zones.- 4.2 Early Glial Cells with Pial Contact.- 4.3 Early Separation of Glial and Neuronal Cell Lines.- 4.4 Subcortical Cell Proliferation.- 4.5 Intercellular Contacts.- 4.6 Maturation of Glial Cells.- 4.7 Summary of Glial Criteria.- 5 Summary.- 6 References.- 7 Subject Index.