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Description

Flower of Arabidopsis thaliana (thale cress), a popular model organism in plant biology and genetics. Image captured using confocal microscopy using a 20x objective lens. The membrane is stained red with dye FM4-64FX, and DNA is stained blue with Hoechst 33342. Eighth Prize, 2009 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition®.

Technical Details

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Arabidopsis thaliana
(thale cress)
Cellular Component
nucleus
cell membrane

Attribution

Names
Heiti Paves
2009 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition®
Link
2009 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imagin...
Other
Tallinn, Estonia

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
confocal microscopy
Parameters Imaged
fluorescence emission
Source of Contrast
distribution of epitope
Visualization Methods
Hoechst 33342
FM4-64FX

Sample Preparation

Relation To Intact Cell
whole mounted tissue

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 4244px ——
Y 3096px ——
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