Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)

This is a C. elegans embryo (surrounded by other embryos) at the 2-cell stage (the two big gray spots are its two nuclei). The magnification is about 5,000X. Click on the image to view its bigger image (~ 900K).

(TEM Flash movie, 550K, movie length: 16″)

TEM images by Jay Campbell, Laboratory for Optical and Computational Instrumentation (LOCI).

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