Microtome slicing of sample in paraffin

Microtome slicing of sample in paraffin

C021/6436 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.1MB

Downloadable file size: 6.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PAN XUNBIN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Microtome slicing of sample in paraffin. Close-up of a microtome machine being used to slice thin sections off a paraffin block, with the machine operator's hands at right. Microtomes are used to prepare samples for histological analysis. The sample to be studied is embedded in a block of paraffin, and the microtome machine used to prepare thin slices to be examined under a microscope.

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

Keywords: 2013, 21st century, adult, biology, close-up, cutting, detail, device, embedding, equipment, experiment, hand, healthcare, histological, histologist, histology, hospital, human, lab, laboratory, machine, medical, medicine, microbiological, microbiology, microscopy, microtome, paraffin, paraffin block, people, person, preparation, preparing, scientist, slicing, technician, technological, technology, thin slices, tissue analysis, wax

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