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Analytical Systems, Electron Microscopes & Medical Systems


A Bubbly Puppy

A Bubbly Puppy

© Eiko Nakazawa (Hitachi Science Systems, Ltd.)
© Isao Nagaoki(Hitachi High-Tech corporation)

This is a pseudo-colored TEM image of the liposome that was negatively stained with the solution of uranyl acetate. Some particles of liposome gathered with each other and showed a curious feature just like a puppy.

At 58th photo contest hosted by the Japanese Society of Electron Microscopy in 2002.


  • Instrument: Transmission Electron Microscope H-7600
  • Magnification: × 40,000
  • Accelerating voltage: 100 kV
  • Software: Adobe® Photoshop® 5.0J
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This work was presented at the "photo contest" hosted by the Japanese Society of Microscopy.
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