Title: Histochemical studies on development of Peyer’s patches in jejunum of buffalo during its prenatal life
Authors: Kritima Kapoor and Opinder Singh
Source: Ruminant Science (2017)-6(2):263-266.
Cite this reference as: Kapoor Kritima and Singh Opinder (2017). Histochemical studies on development of Peyer’s patches in jejunum of buffalo during its prenatal life. Ruminant Science 6(2):263-266.
The present study was conducted on 15 buffalo fetuses, with CVRLs from 11.5 cm to 100 cm (299 days) and were divided into three groups (Group I: between 0-20 cm, Group II: 20 to 40 cm and Group III: CVRL >40 cm) based on their CVRL. At 11.5 cm CVRL (80 days), the strong activity of acidic mucopolysaccharides was observed in propria submucosa and the marginal lining of villous epithelial cells. There were no lymphocytic aggregates. At 32 cm CVRL (145 days), the fibrous framework in which lymphocytic aggregates of 2-3 lymphocytes were observed in propria submucosa to be moderately alcianophillic alcianophillic i.e., moderate activity for acid mucopolysaccharides and the submucosa was strongly alcianophillic. At 54 cm CVRL (195 days), the primordia of lymphoid follicles were observed to be embedded within connective tissue that reacted strongly for both acid and as well as neutral mucopolysaccharides. At 100 cm CVRL (299 days), the completely developed lymphoid follicles that were present in a single row on the antimesenteric side had moderate activity for acid mucopolysaccharides in the center of the lymphoid follicles. But the center of wide diffuse lymphoid tissue (DLT) present in between the lymphoid follicles had strong activity for neutral mucopolysaccharides.
Barnwal AK and Yadava RCP (1975). Studies on the histologicalstructures of small intestine of Indian buffaloes (Bubalus bubalis). Indian Journal of Animal Health 14:19-23.
Chayen J, Bitensky L, Butcher RG and Poulter LW (1969). A Guide to Practical Histochemistry. Oliver and Boyol, Edinburgh, England. pp 83-174.
Dobson GE (1884). On the presence of Peyer’s patches (Glandulae Agminatae) in the caecum and colon of certain mammals. Journal of Anatomy and Physiology 18:388-392.
Hasanzadeh S and Monazzah S (2011). Gross morphology, histomorphology and histomorphometry of the jejunum in the adult river buffalo. Iranian Journal of Veterinary Research 12(2):99-106.
Kapoor K and Singh O (2015). Ileal and jejunal Peyer’s patches in buffalo calves: Histomorphological comparison. Veterinary World 8(11):1273-1278.
Liebler EM, Pohlenz F and Cheville N (1988). Gut-associated lymphoid tissue in the large intestine of calves. Veterinary Pathology 25:509-515.
Luna LG (1968). Manual of Histological Staining Methods of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology. 3rd Edn, McGraw Hill Book Co, New York. pp 82-194.
MachadoNeto R, Pontin MCF, Nordi WM, Lima AL and Moretti DB (2013). Goblet cell mucin distribution in the small intestine of newborn goat kids fed lyophilised bovine colostrum. Livestock Science 157:125-131.
Raju NKB, Ramesh G, Basha SH, Ushakumary and Kumar RS (2012). Histochemical studies on the Peyer’s patches of sheep (Ovis aries). Global Journal of Medical Research 12(6).
Ramakrishna V and Tiwari GP (1979). Prenatal intestinal histology and histochemistry in goats. Acta Anatomica 105:151-156.
Reynolds JD and Morris B (1983). The evolution and involution of Peyer’s patches in fetal and postnatal sheep. European Journal of Immunology 13:627-635.
Sheehan DC and Hrapchak BB (1973). Theory and Practice of Histotechnology. CV Moshby Company, St. Louis.
Soliman MK (1975). Studies on the physiological chemistry of the allantoic and amniotic fluids of buffalo at various periods of pregnancy. Indian Veterinary Journal 52:106-111.
Uni Z, Smirnov A and Sklan D (2003). Pre- and posthatch development of goblet cells in the broiler small intestine: Effect of delayed access to feed. Poultry Science Association 323-327.
Yasuda M, Tanaka S, Arakawa H, Taura Y, Yokomizo Y and Ekino S (2002). A comparative study of gut-associated lymphoid tissue in calf and chicken. Anatomical Record 266:207-217.
Yasuda M, Jenne CN, Kennedy LJ and Reynolds JD (2006). The sheep and cattle Peyer’s patch as a site of B-cell development. Veterinary Research 37:401-415.