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Micromonas 3-D Reconstruction (1 of 2)

Caption: In the foreground, a 3-D reconstruction of an electron tomographic slice (0.5 microns thick) of one of the smallest known eukaryotic algae, Micromonas.

Credit: Credit for 3-D reconstruction: A.Z. Worden, T. Deerinck, M. Terada, J. Obiyashi and M. Ellisman (MBARI and NCMIR). Background: Flavio Robles (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).

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