Table 2

Characteristics of microvilli

Length

Width


Microvilli of TrpM5a cell

2.0–2.5 μm

150–180 nm

Microvilli of TrpM5b cell

1.3–1.5 μm

110–130 nm

Microvilli of non-TrpM5 cell

1.2–1.8 μm

80–130 nm

Microvilli of supporting cells

2.0–2.6 μm

65–90 nm


Hansen and Finger BMC Neuroscience 2008 9:115   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-9-115

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