terminal bar


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terminal bar

[′tər·mən·əl ‚bär]
(cell and molecular biology)
One of the structures formed in certain epithelial cells by the combination of local modifications of contiguous surfaces and intervening intercellular substances; they become visible with the light microscope after suitable staining and appear to close the spaces between the epithelial cells of the intestine at their free surfaces.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A range of researchers, including the authors, have successfully used staining techniques [sup][3],[4] to identify this multiflagellated protozoon by means of light microscopy, taking into account a series of morphological characteristics including round-to-ovoid shape (20–60 [micro]m in diameter); a double tuft of flagella inserted at the anterior end; absence of a terminal bar (very typical in bronchial ciliated cells) and a certain plasticity of the cytoplasm; as well as the presence of coarse granules and some phagocytic vacuoles.
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