Cell kinetics of vocal fold epithelium in rats.

V. Savelli, R. Rizzoli, E. Rizzi, A. Galanzi, A. Buffa, R. Rana, G. Lattanzi, B. Baratta

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Abstract

In order to investigate the kinetics of vocal fold epithelium a bromodeoxyuridine-anti bromodeoxyuridine method has been applied in vivo at both light and electron microscopy level. This method is able to define the length of both epithelium turnover and cell-cycle in basal elements, as well as the existence of a higher proliferation rate during night time in comparison with day time. Moreover distinct labeling patterns observed in incorporating cells allow us to define the precise localization in S-phase of cycling elements.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1081-1088
Number of pages8
JournalBollettino della Societa Italiana di Biologia Sperimentale
Volume67
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1991

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Savelli, V., Rizzoli, R., Rizzi, E., Galanzi, A., Buffa, A., Rana, R., Lattanzi, G., & Baratta, B. (1991). Cell kinetics of vocal fold epithelium in rats. Bollettino della Societa Italiana di Biologia Sperimentale, 67(12), 1081-1088.