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Description

Colorized transmission electron micrograph of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) particles (blue) budding from the surface of a T cell (a type of lymphocyte).The viruses replicate inside the cell with the different components gathering at the cell membrane to be assembled into new virus particles.

Technical Details

B0005750 HIV particles budding from a lymphocyte . Wellcome Images available under the following creative commons usage http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/uk/

Biological Sources

Cell Type
lymphocyte
human immunodeficiency virus

Biological Context

Biological Process
HIV budding from lymphocyte

Attribution

Name
R. Dourmashkin
Link
Wellcome Images

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
transmission electron microscopy (TEM)
Parameters Imaged
detection of electrons
Source of Contrast
differences in adsorption or binding of stain
Processing History
colorized

Sample Preparation

Relation To Intact Cell
sectioned tissue

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 522px ——
Y 576px ——
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