Unmyelinated intestinal nerve fibre, TEM

Unmyelinated intestinal nerve fibre, TEM

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Caption: Unmyelinated intestinal nerve fibre. Coloured transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a section across an nerve fibre from the intestine. The nerve fibre (centre) is surrounded by smooth muscle cells. Several nerves are bundled together to form this nerve fibre, forming a plexus. This plexus controls peristalsis, the regular muscular contraction that moves food through the intestine. These intestinal nerves lack the fatty, insulating myelin sheath that is found around most nerves. Magnification: x7000 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

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Keywords: anatomical, anatomy, biological, biology, cell, cells, coloured, histological, histology, human body, intestine, nerve cell, nervous system, neural, neurological, neurology, neuron, smooth muscle, tem, tissue, transmission electron microscope, unmyelinated

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