This paper presents a study to determine how, when and where type 1 hair cells develop in the utricle and saccule of Japanese quail. The author used fluorescent microscopy to observe the developmental expression patterns of two different proteins, TUJ1 antibody and Tenascin.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Hair Cells, Vestibular -- growth & development; Saccule and Utricle; Vestibule
Dickman, J. David
Bradof, Emily Elizabeth, "The developmental expression pattern of TUJ1 and Tenascin in the utricle and saccule of Japanese quail" (2004). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 196. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.