Unio pictorum Mancus is a filter-feeder freshwater bivalve, proposed as a sentinel organism for assessing the effects of pollutants. The purpose of this study is to provide the histochemistry of two cellular types in the connective tissue: filtering cells (FC) and granules forming cells (GFC).

Histochemical approach for the identification of two cellular types in Unio pictorum mancus mantle

PATTONO, Paola Maria;DONNA, Daniela;DORE, Bruno Emilio
2003

Abstract

Unio pictorum Mancus is a filter-feeder freshwater bivalve, proposed as a sentinel organism for assessing the effects of pollutants. The purpose of this study is to provide the histochemistry of two cellular types in the connective tissue: filtering cells (FC) and granules forming cells (GFC).
30th National Congress of the Italian Society of Histochemistry
Rapallo
25-28 maggio 2003
European Journal of Histochemistry
MIKIMOS editrice
47/supplemento 1
38
38
Filter-feeder bivalve; pollution; Unio; mantle; filtering cells; granules forming cells
PATTONO P.; DONNA D.; PRUNOTTO M.; OLMO S.; VERSACE A.; DORE B
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