Beauty and horrors of the molecular worldBMJ 2006; 333 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.333.7559.114-b (Published 13 July 2006) Cite this as: BMJ 2006;333:114
- Annabel Ferriman
No, this is not the World Cup trophy covered in cobwebs, although it looks like it. It is, in fact, a human embryonic stem cell growing on a layer of supporting cells or fibroblasts.
It is a colour enhanced scanning electron micrograph by Annie Cavanagh and …