Research Paper Volume 11, Issue 15 pp 5757—5768

Identification and characterization of telocytes in rat testis

Figure 5. TEM photograph showing two neighboring telocytes in the rat testes. (A) Telopodes (Tps; indicated by arrow) and (B) small secretory vesicles (indicated by the arrows) of the two telocytes are shown.(C) Higher magnified image shows the area between the two telocytes. Note: TC: Telocyte; PMC: Peritubular myoid cells; Nu: Nucleus; Tps: Telopode; Sv: Secretory vesicle. Scale Bar = AB: 2μm.