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Divided HeLa Cells
Scanning electron micrograph of just-divided HeLa cells. Zeiss Merlin HR-SEM.
Scanning electron micrograph of Yersinia pestis, which causes bubonic plague.
Bone Cancer Cell
This image shows an osteosarcoma cell.
Fat cells (red) and blood vessels (green).
Fat cells store and release energy, protect organs and nerve tissues, insulate us from the cold and help us absorb important vitamins.
Villi From the Human Small Intestine
Confocal image of villi from the human small intestine.
6 Day Old Embryo
Scanning electron micrograph of a 6 day old human embryo beginning to implant into the lining of the uterus (endometrium).
Purkinje neurons (green) surrounded by glial cells (magenta) and DNA in cell nuclei (cyan). Captured using multiphoton fluorescence microscopy.
E.coli is responsible for some pretty nasty infections.
Crystallized ascorbic acid (vitamin C) has been captured here using polarized light microscopy (PLM).
Here we see a psuedo color transmission electron micrograph of a coronary artery with distinctive dish-shaped red blood cells (dark red).