Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

HeLa cells, light micrograph C017 / 8299

HeLa cells, light micrograph C017  /  8299


Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Science Photo Library

Science Photo Library Photo Prints and Wall Art

HeLa cells, light micrograph C017 / 8299

HeLa cells, multiphoton fluorescence micrograph (MFM). The cell nuclei, which contain the cells genetic information, are purple. Microtubules are blue and actin microfilaments are red. Microtubules and actin are protein filaments that make up part of the cytoskeleton. The cytoskeleton maintains the cells shape, allows some cellular mobility and is involved in intracellular transport. HeLa cells are a continuously cultured cell line of human cancer cells. They are immortal and so thrive in the laboratory. HeLa cells are widely used in biological and medical research

Science Photo Library features Science and Medical images including photos and illustrations

Media ID 9211253

© NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Actin Cancer Cell Cervical Cervix Culture Cultured Cytological Cytology Cytoskeletal Cytoskeleton Filament Filaments Fluorescence Fluorescent Hela Cell Immortal Immunofluorescent Malignant Micro Organism Microbe Microbiology Microfilament Microfilaments Microorganism Microtubule Microtubules Nuclei Nucleus Oncology Organelle Abnormal Cells Light Micrograph Light Microscope Protein


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print showcases HeLa cells, a remarkable cell line derived from human cancer cells. The image, captured using a light microscope and multiphoton fluorescence technique, reveals the intricate details of these immortal cells. The purple hues represent the cell nuclei, which house the genetic information essential for cellular function. Delving deeper into the cytoplasmic landscape, we observe blue microtubules intertwined with red actin microfilaments. These protein filaments form part of the cytoskeleton - an internal framework that maintains cell shape and enables mobility while facilitating intracellular transport processes. HeLa cells have become indispensable in biological and medical research due to their unique characteristics. Thriving endlessly in laboratory cultures, they offer scientists an invaluable tool for studying various aspects of human biology and disease progression. The significance of this image extends beyond its aesthetic appeal; it symbolizes our ongoing quest to unravel the complexities of life at a microscopic level. By harnessing the power of immunofluorescent techniques and microscopy advancements, researchers can explore how abnormalities within these malignant cervical cancer cells contribute to oncology's understanding. As we peer into this mesmerizing world through the lens of science, we gain insights into organelles' functions and interactions within living organisms. This photograph serves as a testament to humanity's relentless pursuit of knowledge in medicine and biology – striving towards breakthroughs that may one day revolutionize healthcare practices worldwide.

MADE IN THE USA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Basket.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
inventory
Photo Prints are in stock
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival



Related Images


White village of Casares, Sierra Bermeja, Andalusia, Spain, Europe
White village of Casares, Sierra Bermeja, Andalusia, Spain, Europe
Mitosis, light micrograph
Mitosis, light micrograph
HeLa cells, light micrograph C017 / 8298
HeLa cells, light micrograph C017 / 8298
Shar Pei Dog Puppy
Shar Pei Dog Puppy
Boy drawing
Boy drawing
Shimla, India - Christ Church
Shimla, India - Christ Church
The Umayyad Palace in the Amman Citadel, Jabal Al-Qala, Amman, Jordan
The Umayyad Palace in the Amman Citadel, Jabal Al-Qala, Amman, Jordan
The Village, North Hangbourne, Berkshire
The Village, North Hangbourne, Berkshire
Mshatta Palace. 8th century. Facade. Detail
Mshatta Palace. 8th century. Facade. Detail
Colouring pencils, illustration
Colouring pencils, illustration
Vintage steam locomative, Tabriz, East Azerbaijan province, Iran
Vintage steam locomative, Tabriz, East Azerbaijan province, Iran
Morandi Green
Morandi Green

+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guarantee