Astrocytes! - Image of the Week - July 13, 2015
CIL:47041 - http://www.cellimagelibrary.org/images/47041
Description: Intracellular dye injections of protoplasmic astrocytes from the CA1 region of hippocampus of a 4 week old rat reveals highly ramified spongiform processes. Astrocytes were filled with Lucifer Yellow. Optical sections were generated with a single photon confocal microscope, and compiled here as a single maximum projection image.
Authors: Eric A. Bushong, Maryann E. Martone, and Mark H. Ellisman
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