Breathtaking Scanning electron micrograph of a stem cell Regenerative therapies such as stem cells have the potential to change the face of medicine over the next 20 years. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Colorized SEM of Onchocerca volvulus. It shows a female worm with microfilaria. Onchocerca volvulus is a nematode that causes "river blindness," mostly in Africa. Long-term corneal inflammation leads to thickening of the corneal stroma and ultimately to vision loss.
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But let’s pull it way, way in. Inside YOU, every day, there are trillions of cells working to keep you, and just you, going. Here are some white blood cells attacking a parasite: | 26 Pictures That Will Give You Perspective On What Really Matters
A scanning electron microscope picture of a nerve ending. It has been broken open to reveal vesicles (orange and blue) containing chemicals used to pass messages in the nervous system.
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Human brain on the right, and the dolphin brain is on the left. Crazy, right?
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I just love these anatomy illustrations by graphic designer Rachel Ignotofsky. Learning about the body as a child can be pretty overwhelming but these simplistic, quirky and informative illustrations would surely help any child get to grips with the basics.