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Description

Scanning electron micrograph of a a cluster of breast cancer cells showing visual evidence of programmed cell death (apoptosis) in yellow. Each cell is 15 micrometers across.

Technical Details

Image B0006422. 2006 Collection: Wellcome Images Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons by-nc-nd 2.0 UK: England & Wales, see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/uk/

Biological Sources

Cell Type
breast cancer cell
Cellular Component
cell surface

Biological Context

Biological Process
apoptotic process
Human Disease
breast carcinoma

Attribution

Name
Annie Cavanagh
Link
Wellcome Images

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
scanning electron microscopy (SEM)
Parameters Imaged
elastic scattering of electrons
Source of Contrast
differences in amount of elastic light scattering
Processing History
colorized

Sample Preparation

Methods
fixed tissue
Relation To Intact Cell
whole mounted tissue

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 740px ——
Y 576px ——
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