Description de l'hypophyse du lézard saharien Uromastix acanthinurus bell 1825 (Sauria agamidae): Localisation par immunofluorescence de quelques hormones hypophysaires

  • Zuber-Vogeli M
  • Doerr-Schott J
  • Grenot C
 et al. 
  • 3

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 8

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

The pituitary of the saharian lizard Uromastix acanthinurus looks like those of other Agamidae. The pars intermedia is well developed. The elongated pars distalis is situated under the median eminence; it includes the rostral and caudal regions (two-thirds of the lobe). In the rostral region, the cytoimmunofluorescence technique has enabled us to reveal LTH-like cells, ACTH-like cells, and gonadotropin-producing cells. The latter are also revealed scattered in the caudal region where we find STH-like cells and numerous degranulated cells, also. © 1979.

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Authors

  • Monique Zuber-Vogeli

  • Jeanine Doerr-Schott

  • Claude Grenot

  • Michel Lemire

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free