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American Journal of Botany

SEM Micrograph of Leaf Mesophyll Cell

Caption: This is a high-resolution SEM micrograph from FIB-SEM manual imaging showing Arabidopsis thaliana leaf mesophyll cells with chloroplasts, nucleus, and internal membranous endoplasmic reticulum connections.

Credit: Image credit Bhawana et al. From Bhawana, Joyce L. Miller, and A. Bruce Cahoon. 3D Plant cell architecture of Arabidopsis thaliana (Brassicaceae) using focused ion beam–scanning electron microscopy. Applications in Plant Sciences 2(6): 1300090. doi:10.3732/apps.1300090

Usage Restrictions: Please include article citation: Bhawana, Joyce L. Miller, and A. Bruce Cahoon. 3D Plant cell architecture of Arabidopsis thaliana (Brassicaceae) using focused ion beam–scanning electron microscopy. Applications in Plant Sciences 2(6): 1300090. doi:10.3732/apps.1300090

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