Macrophage white blood cells, TEM

Macrophage white blood cells, TEM


Rights Managed


Macrophage white blood cells. Transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a section through two macrophages located within connective tissue, showing the nuclei and numerous lysosomes (dark spots). Lysosomes contain enzymes for digesting foreign particles. Macrophages are a type of large white blood cell that recognise foreign particles and phagocytose (engulf and digest) them. The slender finger-like extensions of the surface membrane able the macrophage to attach itself to its target. Magnification: x3,000 when printed 10 centimetres wide.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not available.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}