Accession Number : AD0622917

Title :   ON THE BROWN-BLACK PIGMENT (PIGMENTATIO FUSCA) IN LYMPHONODES OF YOUNG BEEF CATTLE AT MEAT INSPECTION (SULLA PIGMENTAZIONE BRUNA (PIGMENTATIO FUSCA) IN LINFONODI DI BOVINI NORMALMENTE MACELLATI,

Corporate Author : BLOOD RESEARCH FOUNDATION CENTER TORTONA (ITALY)

Personal Author(s) : Ceretto,Filippo ; Penna,Renzo ; Astaldi,Giovanni

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Histochemistry of a brown lipofuscin pigment in lymphonodes of normally slaughtered young beef cattles is reported. The authors suggest that these brown pigment is not a 'waste pigment', but it is due to feeding for a long time (6-8 months) with field beans (Vicia faba). (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HISTOLOGICAL TECHNIQUES, ORGANIC PIGMENTS), (*ORGANIC PIGMENTS, BOVINES), LYMPHATIC SYSTEM, BEEF, DIET, BIOLOGICAL STAINS, TISSUES(BIOLOGY), ITALY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE