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STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Tendon, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM), showing bundles of collagen fibres. The parallel alignment of the fibres make tendons inelastic but flexible. Tendons attach muscle to bone. Magnification: x5000 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
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