Cerebellum tissue, light micrograph

Cerebellum tissue, light micrograph

P360/0445 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.0MB

Downloadable file size: 3.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Cerebellum tissue. Confocal light micrograph of a section through the cerebellum of the brain. Purkinje cells, a type of neuron (nerve cell), are red. Bergmann's glial cells, a type of support cell, are green. Purkinje cells consist of a flask-shaped cell body with many branching processes (dendrites) that receive impulses from other cells. Purkinje cells form the junction between the granular and molecular layers of the grey matter of the cerebellum. The glial cells provide structural support, and nutrients and oxygen for the Purkinje cells. The cerebellum controls balance, posture and muscle coordination.

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

Keywords: anatomical, anatomy, bergmann's glia, biological, biology, brain, cell, cells, central nervous system, cerebellar, cerebellum, confocal light micrograph, dendrite, dendrites, fluorescence, fluorescent, glia, glial cell, grey matter, histological, histology, human body, images, immunofluorescence, immunofluorescent, light micrograph, light microscope, magnified image, microscopic subjects, nerve cell, nervous, neurological, neurology, neuron, purkinje cell, section, sectioned, stain, system

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