*Department of Anatomy, Queens University, Belfast.
Some observations on the infrastructure of the thyroid of certain Cervidae
Article first published online: 20 AUG 2009
Journal of Zoology
Volume 180, Issue 2, pages 175–183, October 1976
How to Cite
Young, B. A. (1976), Some observations on the infrastructure of the thyroid of certain Cervidae. Journal of Zoology, 180: 175–183. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7998.1976.tb04671.x
- Issue published online: 20 AUG 2009
- Article first published online: 20 AUG 2009
- Accepted 9 March 1976
The thyroids of four species of deer were examined with the electron micriscope and the appearance of the follicular cells are described. In particular phagolysosomes are described in relation to the secretion of thyroid hormone.