Human colon cancer cell line

  • S. Schuller
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Human colon cancer cell line. S. Schuller. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0). Source: Wellcome Collection.

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Cell line derived from a human colon cancer. This cell line (Caco 2) provides a good model for human intestinal mucosa. Tight junctions form between the cells and can be seen in blue. The actin cytoskeleton can be seen in green and the nuclei in red.


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