Activated plasma cell, TEM

Activated plasma cell, TEM

C015/1764 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 51.1MB

Downloadable file size: 5.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SECCHI-LECAQUE/ROUSSEL-UCLAF/CNRI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Activated plasma cell, transmission electron micrograph (TEM). Plasma cells are derived from stimulated B lymphocytes (white blood cells). They are antibody factories programmed to produce copious quantities of one type of antibody. This activated plasma cell is producing IgG antibodies. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) is the most abundant immunoglobulin antibody, and is found in all body fluids. They bind to bacterial or viral proteins, marking the pathogens for destruction by other immune system cells called phagocytes.

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

Keywords: activated, active, antibodies, antibody factory, biochemical, biochemistry, biological, biology, black-and-white, blood, cell, cell biology, cellular, circulation, circulatory system, endoplasmic reticulum, er, haematological, haematology, healthy, histological, histology, human body, igg, immune system, immunoglobulin g, immunological, immunology, microscope, monochrome, normal, plasma cell, tem, transmission electron, transmission electron micrograph, wbc, white blood cell

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