STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY STEVE GSCHMEISSNER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Eosinophil, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). This eosinophil is from a patient with eosinophilic cellulitis (Wells' syndrome), a type of inflammatory dermatitis. Eosinophils are a white blood cell involved in the immune response to antigens (fragments on the surface of pathogens or foreign objects). Magnification: x8000 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.
Model release not required. Property release not required.