Phagocytosis

Phagocytosis

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Credit: G.F. GENNARO/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: colour enhanced TEM (transmission electron micrograph) of human white blood cells (polymorphonuclear leucocytes) provided with food in the form of the outer coates of yeast cells (zymosan, or yeast cell ghosts) which had foreign protein absorbed on them. The images show stages of phagocytosis by the pmn's of the yeast. Magnification: 18,000x. (Enhancement of 9c7008).

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Keywords: anatomy, blood, blood cell, cell, cells, cellular, electron micrograph, histology, human body, immune, immune system, ingested yeast, leucocyte, leukocyte, micrograph, micrography, ph, phagocytosis, polymorphonuclear leucocyte, polymorphonuclear leukocyte, tem, transmission electron microgra, white blood cell, yeast, yeast cell, yeast cell ghost, zymosan

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