KEVIN MACKENZIE / UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY KEVIN MACKENZIE / UNIVERSITY OF ABERDEEN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Osteoclast pits on dentine, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Osteoclasts are cells that resorb bone tissue. Here, they have formed pits in the dentine tissue of a tooth. This image was created using MeX 3D software modelling with a colour depth map applied to show the depth of the pits. Magnification: x560 when printed at 10 centimetres tall.
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