KUPFFER, Karl Wilhelm von
Arch. mikr. Anat., 12, 353-8, 1876.
“Kupffer cells” – macrophage stellate cells in the lining of the blood channels in the liver.
Confocal microscopy picture showing the steady-state location and interactions between Kupffer cells (Red), hepatic stellate cells (green) and liver sinusoidal endothelial cells (blue). Cell nuclei are in grey. (Wikipedia article on Kupffer cell, accessed 4-2020).
Subjects: ANATOMY › 19th Century, HEPATOLOGY › Hepatic Anatomy