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Lung cancer cell

ANNE WESTON, LONDON RESEARCH INSTITUTE, CANCER RESEARCH UK

 

A single cell grown from a culture of lung epithelial cancer cells. The purple spheres are 'blebs': irregular bulges where the cell's internal scaffolding - its cytoskeleton - becomes unlinked from the surface membrane. Scanning electron micrograph.

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Taken on December 22, 2009