Staining methods for neurosecretory system in crustaceans

Panneerselvam, M and Subramoniam, T (1982) Staining methods for neurosecretory system in crustaceans. CMFRI Special publication- Manual of Research Methods for Marine Invertebrate Reproduction (9). pp. 125-131.


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A neurosecretory system consists of neurosecretory cells (NSCs) and a neurohaemal organ for synthesis and storage of neurohormones respectively. In the central nervous system (CNS) the distribution of NCSs is confined to the brain, thoracic ganglia, circum-oesophageal connective and eyestalk.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Staining methods; neurosecretory system; crustaceans
Subjects: Marine Biology > Biology
Divisions: Contributors
Depositing User: Dr. V Mohan
Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2010 06:47
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:24

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