Fruit fly immune system cells, fluorescence micrograph

Fruit fly immune system cells, fluorescence micrograph

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Caption: Fluorescence light micrograph of plasmatocytes from a fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster). Plasmatocytes are a cell of the fruit fly's immune system. They are phagocytes, that is they engulf pathogens and foreign objects and destroy them. Plasmatocytes measure between 5 to 7 micrometres across.

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Keywords: animal cell, biological, biology, black background, cytological, cytology, defence, defense, drosophila melanogaster, fluorescence light micrograph, fluorescent, fruit fly, fruitfly, hemocyte, hemolymph, immune system, insect, invertebrate, light micrograph, light microscope, no-one, nobody, phagocyte, phagocytic, plasmatocyte

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