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ESEM Image of a Pony Femur

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Created 04/13/2000

This is a backscattered electron microscopy image of the head of a femur from a young pony. The portions of the image overlaid in blue represent areas in which phosphorus x-rays, indicating the presence of bone, were detected.


  • Scott J. Robinson , ITG, Beckman Institute
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