Polarised LM of crystals of vitamin C

Polarised LM of crystals of vitamin C

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Caption: Polarised light micrograph of crystals of vitamin C (ascorbic acid). Vitamin C is present in citrus fruits, rose hips & green vegetables. A deficiency of the vitamin in the diet may cause scurvy, symptoms of which include anaemia, haemorrhaging in the skin & gums, bruising, & bone pains. Magnification: X36 at 35mm size. (Compare with A612/080, which shows the same specimen photographed without polarised light).

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Keywords: ascorbic acid, biochemical, biochemistry, chemical, chemistry, compound, compounds, crystal, crystals, light micrograph, plm, polarised light micrograph

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