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Description

Fluorescent micrograph of rat embryo fibroblast cell growing in serum stained to reveal actin stress fibres (red) and vinculin (component of focal adhesions) in green/yellow.

Technical Details

B0001396 Stress fibres & focal adhesions. Mag. x1000 on 35mm slide. Wellcome Images available under the following creative commons usage http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/uk/

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Rattus
(Old World rats)
Cell Type
fibroblast
Cellular Component
stress fiber
focal adhesion
vinculin

Biological Context

Biological Process
cell adhesion
cellular response to starvation

Attribution

Names
Catherine Nobes
Alan Hall
Link
wellcome images

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
fluorescence microscopy
Parameters Imaged
fluorescence emission
Source of Contrast
distribution of epitope
Visualization Methods
primary antibody plus labeled secondary antibody
Processing History
unprocessed raw data

Sample Preparation

Methods
chemically fixed tissue
Relation To Intact Cell
dispersed cells in vitro

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 800px ——
Y 557px ——
Channel Wavelength
1 μm
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