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Description

Single frog sacculus hair bundle imaged with field-emission scanning electron microscope.

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Rana catesbeiana
(American Bullfrog)
Cell Type
auditory hair cell
Cellular Component
cell surface

Attribution

Name
Peter Gillespie
Other
OHRC Oregon Health

Grouping

This image is part of a group.

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
scanning electron microscopy (SEM)
Parameters Imaged
elastic scattering of electrons
Source of Contrast
differences in deposition of metal shadow
Visualization Methods
visualization of contiguous regions
Processing History
unprocessed raw data

Sample Preparation

Methods
chemically fixed tissue
Relation To Intact Cell
whole mounted tissue

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 1258px ——
Y 1614px ——
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