Skin, fluorescent light micrograph

Skin, fluorescent light micrograph

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Credit: R. BICK, B. POINDEXTER, UT MEDICAL SCHOOL/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Epidermis, fluorescent light micrograph. The epidermis is the outermost layer of the skin. Keratin (green, top left) forms the top layer of the epidermis and acts as a barrier between the body and the outside world. Defensin (red) is produced by keratinocytes (keratin-producing cells, blue) and acts as a natural antimicrobial. An artery (green/blue) can be seen running through the epidermis at bottom right.

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Keywords: artery, biological, biology, blood vessels, cell biology, cells, cellular, defensin, dermatology, dermis, epidermis, fluorescence, fluorescent, keratin, keratinocyte, keratinocytes, light micorgraph, light micrograph, light microscope, light microscopy, lm, microscopic, microscopy, natural antimicrobial, protein, section, sectioned, skin, skin cells, stratum, stratum corneum, vasculature, vessels

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