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Description

Colorized scanning electron micrograph of partially dried red blood cells clotted on the cotton fibres of a gauze wound dressing. Image was collected at low vacuum to avoid charging of cotton fibres

Technical Details

Image collected on FEI instrument: Nova NanoSEM Family using the following parameters: Magnification: 1500x, Horizontal Field Width: 199 microns, Vacuum: Low vacuum, Voltage: 10 kV, Detector: LVD, Spot: 3.0 nA, and Working Distance: 5.7 mm.

Biological Sources

Cell Type
erythrocyte
Cellular Component
cell surface

Biological Context

Biological Process
blood coagulation

Attribution

Name
Paul Gunning
Link
FEI Life Science Images

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
elastic scattering of electrons
Parameters Imaged
elastic scattering of electrons
Visualization Methods
visualization of contiguous regions
Processing History
colorized

Sample Preparation

Relation To Intact Cell
dispersed cells in vitro

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 670px ——
Y 635px ——
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