PMID: 214832Sep 25, 1978Paper

Crystalline cytoplasmic inclusions in the liver cells of two mongrel dogs

Research in Experimental Medicine. Zeitschrift Für Die Gesamte Experimentelle Medizin Einschliesslich Experimenteller Chirurgie
M Djaldetti, N Feller

Abstract

Crystalline inclusions were found in the cytoplasmic matrix of the liver cells in 2 out of 5 healthy mongrel dogs. The crystals were rectangular, with fine granular structure and free from the surrounding membrane. Their appearance was different from the intramitochondrial crystalline inclusions described in human and dog livers, as well as from those observed in the livers of other species. The significance of this unique finding remains unclear, but it is suggested that these inclusions represent crystalized protein.

References

Dec 15, 1977·Experientia·F N Ghadially, J M Lalonde
Jul 1, 1977·The American Journal of the Medical Sciences·E M MandelM Djaldetti
Jul 1, 1969·Australian Veterinary Journal·T D St George
Oct 31, 1974·The New England Journal of Medicine·R MennemeyerW J Cathey
Oct 1, 1968·Journal of Ultrastructure Research·H Voelz
Sep 1, 1967·Archives of Surgery·O SwensonW L Donnellan

Citations

Jan 15, 2011·Veterinary Medicine International·Sanjeev GumberNobuko Wakamatsu
Mar 17, 2010·Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care·Peter P Nghiem, Scott J Schatzberg
Dec 26, 2016·Histochemistry and Cell Biology·S NürnbergerD Barnewitz

Related Concepts

Cytoplasmic Inclusion (Cell Structure)
Polymorphism, Crystallization
Canis familiaris
Liver

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