Fallopian tube, SEM

Fallopian tube, SEM

P616/0340 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 14.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Fallopian tube. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the epithelial lining of a Fallopian tube (oviduct). The tube is lined with a moist mucous membrane. This contains cells that secrete mucus (blue, upper right), which protects the surface of the tube. The Fallopian tubes are the muscular tubes through which ova (eggs, the female reproductive sex cells) pass from the ovaries to the uterus following ovulation. The wave-like motion of the numerous cilia (blue) moves the eggs along the tube. Magnification: x2000 at 6x7cm size.

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

Keywords: anatomy, biological, biology, cilia, ciliated, cilium, coloured, droplet, epithelial lining, epithelium, fallopian tube, female, healthy, histology, human body, inside, interior, internal, mucous membrane, mucus, normal, oviduct, projection, projections, reproduction, reproductive system, scanning electron micrograph, secreting, secretion, secretions, secretory, sem, tissue

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