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Description

Scanning electron micrograph reveals microvilli on the surface of HeLa cells in culture. Image by Keith Porter. Figure 31 from Chapter 2 (Specializations of the Free Surface) of 'The Cell, 2nd Ed.' by Don W. Fawcett M.D. A PDF copy of the accompanying chapter is available on the ASCB's BioEDUCATE website.

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Homo sapiens
(human)
Cell Line
HeLa
Cellular Component
microvillus

Biological Context

Biological Process
cell projection organization

Attribution

Name
Keith Porter
Published
ISBN 0721635849
Link
Fawcett's "The Cell, 2nd Ed."

Grouping

This image is part of a group.
Data Qualifiers
processed data

Sample Preparation

Methods
critical_point dried specimen
Relation To Intact Cell
dispersed cells in vitro

Dimensions

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Y 1315px ——
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