Vitamin C crystals

Vitamin C crystals

A612/0277 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 35.6MB

Downloadable file size: 4.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Vitamin C. Coloured Scanning Electron Micrograph (SEM) of the surface of a crystal of ascorbic acid (vitamin C). Vitamin C is a water soluble vitamin which plays an essential role in the activity of many enzymes within the human body. It is necessary for the growth and maintenance of healthy bones, gums, teeth, ligaments, and blood vessels. It is also involved in the production of neurotransmitters and in the stimulation of the immune system against infections. The main dietary sources of vitamin C are citrus fruits and green vegetables. Deficiency of vitamin C leads to scurvy, with swollen bleeding gums and anaemia. Magnification: x320 at 6x7cm size. x480 at 4x5".

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

Keywords: ascorbic acid, biochemical, biochemistry, chemical, chemistry, compound, compounds, crystal, crystals, images, magnified image, microscopic photos, scanning electron micrograph, sem, subjects, vitamin c, vitamin c crystals

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