william krause


Affiliation: University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
Location: Columbia, Missouri, USA
URL: http://web.missouri.edu/~krausew
Histology, Electron Microscopy, Histochemistry


  1. Krause W. Morphological and histochemical observations on the crural gland-spur apparatus of the echidna (Tachyglossus aculeatus) together with comparative observations on the femoral gland-spur apparatus of the duckbilled platypus (Ornithorhyncus anatinus). Cells Tissues Organs. 2010;191:336-54 pubmed publisher
    ..As a result, the secretory tubules became smaller, intralobular connective tissue increased and the glands decreased in overall size...
  2. Krause W. Microscopy of the echidna sublingual glands. Anat Histol Embryol. 2011;40:345-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The duct system shows the most obvious modification of general salivary gland architecture presumably to accommodate the viscous secretion propelled from the secretory units by surrounding myoepithelial cells...
  3. Krause W. Ultrastructure of the platypus and echidna mandibular glands. Anat Histol Embryol. 2011;40:352-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The striated ducts of both species were characterized by elaborate infoldings of the basolateral plasmalemma and an abundance of associated mitochondria...