VPh 308 - Histology

plasma cell in lamina propria
Lab 1: Cells and Organelles


As you examine these images, focus on the staining characteristics of the structures (i.e., organelles) within the cells, and try to relate these to the function of the cells. We will begin to examine the first of the basic tissues, epithelia, which was discussed in Unit 2; The epithelia, as well as connective tissues, will be covered in more detail in Lab 2.
Click on links below for specific slides covered in Lab 1.