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Description

Representative time-lapse movie of a human mammary tumor fragment in collagen. CIL 42160 is a movie of a normal mammary fragment in Matrigel. Images collected every 20 minutes and bar is 50 microns. This movie is part of a group of movies that include CIL 42151-42168.

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Homo sapiens
(human)
Cell Type
epithelial cell
Cellular Component
cell surface

Biological Context

Biological Process
dissemination
collective invasion

Attribution

Published
PNAS 2012 ; published ahead of print August 23, 2012
Other
Andrew Ewald

Grouping

This image is part of a group.

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
differential interference contrast microscopy
Parameters Imaged
optical path length gradient
Source of Contrast
boundaries between regions with different refractive index
Visualization Methods
visualization of contiguous regions
Processing History
contrast adjustment

Sample Preparation

Methods
living tissue
Relation To Intact Cell
multi-cellular tumor fragment

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 720px ——
Y 480px ——
Time -- sec 144
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