Cartilage cell, SEM

Cartilage cell, SEM

P174/0043 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.7MB

Downloadable file size: 4.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Cartilage cell. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a section through a chondrocyte cell (centre) in cartilage. Cartilage is a type of connective tissue formed of chondrocyte cells embedded in a matrix (blue) of collagen fibres and proteoglycans. The chondrocyte has a large nucleus (orange). The space in the matrix occupied by a chondrocyte cell is called the lacuna. Cartilage provides support for the walls of the airway, and caps the ends of long bones. Magnification: x3150 when printed 10cm wide.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: anatomy, cartilage, cell, chondrocyte, coloured, connective tissue, contents, horizontal, human body, images, intercellular, lacuna, magnified image, material, matrix, microscopic photos, nucleus, scanning electron micrograph, sem, structural, structure, subjects

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.