dark neuron

dark neuron

shrunken basophilic neurons are considered to be artefacts.
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Each brain was sectioned coronally in 1-2-mm-thick slices, which all were embedded in paraffin, cut in 5-[micro]m sections, and stained for RNA/DNA with cresyl violet to show dark neurons.
In one control animal we observed a moderate number of dark neurons, but no such change was observed in all the other controls.
Some of these dark neurons were also albumin positive or showed cytoplasmic microvacuoles indicating an active pathologic process.
The occurrence of dark neurons under the different exposure conditions is presented in Figure 3, which shows a significant positive relation between EMF dosage (SAR) and number of dark neurons.
The number of dark neurons discovered was significantly and positively associated with the RF EMF dose received by the animals.