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Colour-enhanced Scanning Electron Micrograph (SEM) of the surface of a marijuana (Cannabis sativa) plant, showing glandular cells, called trichomes. These are capitate trichomes that have stalks. They secrete a resin containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the active component of cannabis when used as a drug. Magnification: 252X when printed 10 cm wide.
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