Immune synapse, illustration

Immune synapse, illustration

C023/4682 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 70.0MB

Downloadable file size: 4.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Lymphocyte attacking a cell infected by a virus (upper right). Lymphocytes (white blood cells) are a component of the immune system. The lymphocyte attaches itself to the target cell and proteins called perforin pierce the cell membrane, allowing cytotoxin granules to enter the cell. The cytotoxin granules expel granzymes which promote cell apoptosis (programmed cell death). Labelled

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

Keywords: apoptosis, artwork, biological, biology, cytotoxic, cytotoxin, granzyme, hla, human leukocyte antigens, illustration, immune response, immune synapse, immune system, immunity, immunological, immunology, killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors, kir, labelled, lymphocyte, no-one, nobody, perforin, white blood cell

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