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Description

Pig epithelial (LLC-PK1) cells undergoing mitosis. Image shows microtubules (green) and chromosomes (purple) and was collected using a spinning disk confocal and deconvolution microscopy. Honorable Mention, 2005 Olympus BioScapes Competition.

Technical Details

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Sus scrofa domestica
Cell Type
epithelial cell
Cell Line
LLC-PK1
Cellular Component
spindle microtubule
aster
cytoplasmic chromosome
nucleus

Biological Context

Biological Process
mitosis
mitotic anaphase

Attribution

Names
Nasser Rusan
2005 Olympus BioScapes Competition
Link
2005 Olympus BioScapes Competition
Others
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
spinning disk confocal microscopy
Parameters Imaged
fluorescence emission
Source of Contrast
distribution of a specific protein
Processing History
deconvolution

Sample Preparation

Relation To Intact Cell
dispersed cells in vitro

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 2640px ——
Y 2195px ——
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