Foetal tooth, light micrograph

Foetal tooth, light micrograph

P680/0898 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.7MB

Downloadable file size: 4.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Foetal tooth. Coloured light micrograph showing an unerupted foetal tooth. The first set of teeth begin to develop around six weeks after conception. The permanent teeth begin to develop around a month after this. The foetal tooth is capped with a layer of enamel (red), with a layer of dentine (pink) beneath this. The pale region below these is the pulp. A layer of tissue above the enamel (purple, top) is made up of epithelial cells. Magnification: x160 when printed 10cm tall.

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

Keywords: anatomical, anatomy, biology, coloured, cross-section, developing, development, developmental, developmental biology, embryo, embryonic, false-colour, false-coloured, fetal, fetus, foetal, foetus, gum, histology, human, human body, jaw, light micrograph, light microscope, lm, longitudinal, people, person, section, sectioned, slice, stained, tooth, unerupted

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