R. BICK, B. POINDEXTER, UT MEDICAL SCHOOL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY R. BICK, B. POINDEXTER, UT MEDICAL SCHOOL / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Throat tissue. Fluorescence deconvolution micrograph of a section through throat tissue. This tissue sample is a longitudinal section through striated skeletal muscle (fibres, green) associated with the oesophagus, the tube leading from the mouth to the stomach. This sample includes a neuromuscular junction (NMJ). Cellular proteins are highlighted with fluorescent markers: g-actin (red), f-actin (green) and smooth muscle actin (blue).
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