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Light micrograph (LM) of Vitamin D crystals. Vitamin D is a fat-soluble (lipophilic) vitamin essential for blood clotting. Its deficiency can lead to faulty mineralization of bones and teeth known as rickets in children and osteomalacia in adults. Magnification: x20 when shortest axis printed at 25 millimetres.
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