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Ghost-Like IgT

Caption: IgT, a fish mucosal immunoglobulin, surrounds a ghost-like Ichthyophtirius multifiliis, a skin parasite of rainbow trout. The parasite is stained in magenta, IgT is stained in green and the cell nuclei are stained with DAPI (blue).

Credit: Image courtesy of D. G. Atria and J. O. Sunyer, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Usage Restrictions: With credit line: Image courtesy of D. G. Atria and J. O. Sunyer, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

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