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2LungSEM

Caption

Scanning electron microscope image of bronchiolar epithelium, which consists of ciliated and non-ciliated bronchiolar cells. Non-ciliated bronchiolar cells are called Clara cells. There are red blood cells on the surface of the epithelium. Note the difference in size between the cilia and the microvilli(on non-ciliated cell surface)

Zeiss DSM 962 SEM

Writer

Louisa Howard, Charles Daghlian

Keywords

mammalian, SEM, lung, cilia, microvilli, blood cell