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Micrographs of Human Aorta

Caption: Left side: These are photo micrographs of human aorta irradiated in vitro by 1000 pulses of ArF excimer laser 193-nm far ultraviolet light; lower image is a magnified view of an area of the upper image, namely the right-hand-side of the laser-irradiated region Right side: These are photo micrographs of human aorta irradiated in vitro by 1000 pulses of Q-switched, frequency-doubled Nd:YAG laser 532-nm green light; lower image is a magnified view of the upper image, namely the right-hand-side of the laser-irradiated region

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