50.0 MB (3.7 MB compressed)
4832 x 3616 pixels
40.9 x 30.7 cm ⏐ 16.1 x 12.1 in (300dpi)
STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Human hair. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a shaft of blonde Eurasian human hair. Hair consists largely of keratin, a fibrous protein. The hair cuticle is formed of overlapping plates or scales, which are thought to reduce hair matting. Magnification: x680 when printed 10cm wide.
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