List of abbreviations
of micros-
specialist terms
explained in
English +

Every attempt was made to provide correct information and labelling, however any liability for eventual errors or incompleteness is rejected!

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Dr. med.
H. Jastrow

of use
Overview belt desmosome (Zonula adhaerens) + Terminal web (Trama terminalis):
Pages with explanations are linked to the text below the images if available! (Labelling is in German)
zonula adhaerens
detail (monkey)
junctional complex with
belt desmosome 1 (monkey)
junctional complex with belt
desmosome 2 (monkey)
junctional complex with belt
desmosome3 (rat)
zonulae adhaerentes
+ terminal web (monkey)
anchoring of microvilli in
terminal web (monkey)
terminal web in duodenal
epithelial cell (rat)
terminal web and belt
desmosome jejunum (rat)
terminal web entero-
cyte colon (rat)
belt desmosome in junc-
tional complex uterine tube (rat)
detail thereof interdigitations and
belt desmosome (rat)
zonula occuldens + adhaerens
human pharyngeal tonsil 1
idem + terminal web
human pharyngeal tonsil 2
idem human
pharyngeal tonsil 3
Zonula occuldens et adhaerens
human pharyngeal tonsil 4
Zonula occuldens et adhaerens
human pharyngeal tonsil 5
tight junction (left) and adhesive belt
(right) of a bile canaliculus (rat)

An English page with detailed information and more images is available in the professional version of this atlas.

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Some images were kindly provided by Prof. H. Wartenberg; other images, page & copyright H. Jastrow.