Ultrastructure of the outer epithelium of the mantle in the clam Mercenaria mercenaria in relation to calcification of the shell

Tissue Cell. 1972;4(4):591-600. doi: 10.1016/s0040-8166(72)80032-6.
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MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bivalvia / anatomy & histology*
  • Calcium / isolation & purification
  • Calcium / metabolism
  • Cell Membrane / metabolism
  • Cell Membrane Permeability
  • Desmosomes
  • Epithelial Cells*
  • Epithelium / metabolism
  • Histocytochemistry
  • Inclusion Bodies / analysis
  • Intercellular Junctions / analysis
  • Microscopy, Electron
  • Mitochondria

Substances

  • Calcium