Percentage of dark cells in mouse epidermis

Range interfollicular epidermis 1.7±0.6%: hair follicles 7.0±2.0% %
Organism Mouse Mus musculus
Reference W. J. Hume, A pathologist’s view of cell death, in Perspectives on mammalian cell death. C. S. Potten (ed.). Oxford Scientific Publications, Oxford, 1987. P.76 table 4.1
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Entered by Uri M
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