This work was supported in part by a grant from the Defense Research Board of Canada.
Article first published online: 3 FEB 2005
Copyright © 1954 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
The Anatomical Record
Volume 119, Issue 1, pages 11–33, May 1954
How to Cite
Rappaport, A. M., Borowy, Z. J., Lougheed, W. M. and Lotto, W. N. (1954), Subdivision of hexagonal liver lobules into a structural and functional unit. Role in hepatic physiology and pathology. Anat. Rec., 119: 11–33. doi: 10.1002/ar.1091190103
A synopsis of this work was presented at the Eleventh Conference on Liver Injury sponsored by the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, New York City, May 30, 1952. The hepatic structural unit was then called the “liver acinus.”
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- Article first published online: 3 FEB 2005