mucous epithelium

mucous epithelium

[′myü·kəs ‚ep·ə′thē·lē·əm]
(embryology)
The epidermis of an embryo, excluding the epitrichium.
(histology)
The germinative layer of a stratified squamous epithelium.
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In this study, AQP-1 have intense expression in gallbladder, namely, mucous epithelium, endothelial cells from vein and artery all have AQP1 reaction products, which showing AQP1 is responsible for the water transportation in bile formation and secretion.
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The microvilli of mucous epithelium cells were orderly and densely arranged on the juxtaluminal surface.
By light microscope, the gill arch is composed of curved bar of hyaline cartilage surrounded by thin layer of peripheral cartilaginous matrix on both sides and covered by mucous epithelium (Fig.5).