Framed Print of Balancing stone from inner ear, SEM
Balancing stone from inner ear. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of crystals of calcium carbonate (blue) on the surface of an otolith. An otolith or otoconium is a calcified stone that is found in the otolith organs of the inner ear. They are attached to sensory hairs (not seen) and when the head tilts the stones move and trigger nerve impulses that allow balance and orientation to be maintained. In humans, otoconia range from 3-30 microns (millionths of a metre) across. Magnification unknown
© Susumu Nishinaga/Science Photo Library
Media ID 1119118
balancing, calcification, calcified, orientation, otoconia, otolith, sensing, statoconia, statocyst
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Wooden frame and print with digital mat. Overall outside dimensions are 22x18 inch (559x457mm). Finished back features brown backing paper, hanging bracket and corner bumpers. Glazed with durable Styrene Plastic to provide a virtually unbreakable glass-like finish, easily cleaned with a damp cloth. Maximum size of printed image is 16"x12"
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