Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Macrophage with phagocytic vesicle and lysosomes

  • University of Edinburgh
  • Digital Images
  • Online

Available online

view Macrophage with phagocytic vesicle and lysosomes

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)
You can use this work for any purpose, as long as it is not primarily intended for or directed to commercial advantage or monetary compensation. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
Credit: Macrophage with phagocytic vesicle and lysosomes. University of Edinburgh. Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)

Selected images from this work


About this work

Description

Macrophage from a human tonsil containing a phagocytic vesicle (pink) and lysosomes (dark red). The lysosomes degrade the ingested material by subjecting it to strong chemical and enzymatic attack.


Permanent link