Skin

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Title Skin
Creator Gorski, Roger A.
Contributor Roger A. Gorski, PhD, PRofessor of Neurobiology, Director Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, Brain Research Institute, UCLA
Publisher The Regents of University of California
Subject epidermis; Skin
Description This high power view illustrates the relationship of epidermal pegs, which invaginate into the dermis, with the dermal papillae which extend into the epidermis. This sample has a highly pigmented basal layer, composed of keratinocytes with melanosomes. Melanocytes produce the pigment melanin and are distinguishable due to their clear cytoplasm. Note the spiny layer. UCLA Histology Collection.
Subtype Image
Format image/jpeg
Rights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/1.0/
Collection UCLA Histology
ARK ark:/87278/s64t9j59
Setname ehsl_heal
Date Created 2012-10-05
Date Modified 2012-12-07
ID 869782
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s64t9j59
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