Liver injected (rat)


Workbook tasks

Slide 110: Liver

Berlin blue

This slide is a section through the liver which has been injected with Berlin blue, to show the blood vessels.

Identify microscopically:

  1. Portal areas
  2. Sinusoids

  3. V. centralis

Draw and annotate:

The blood supply of a liver lobule.


  1. Where do the portal areas drain into?
  2. How are the sinusoids arranged?
  3. Where do the sinusoids drain into?


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