Image of the Day

A light micrograph of a human egg, which is surrounded by a matrix of glycoproteins, called the zona pellucida (brown rim), and a layer of follicle cells, called the corona radiata (yellow).

By | November 12, 2012

Cell Journal, Spike Walker

Add a Comment

Avatar of: You

You

Processing...
Processing...

Sign In with your LabX Media Group Passport to leave a comment

Not a member? Register Now!

LabX Media Group Passport Logo

Comments

Avatar of: JohnWW

JohnWW

Posts: 1

November 12, 2012

Simple question: Are the small, dark-headed, long thin-tailed cells (I count three of them) in or approaching the corona spermatozoa?

Popular Now

  1. Opinion: Why I Published in a Predatory Journal
    News & Opinion Opinion: Why I Published in a Predatory Journal

    My “colleagues” and I at the fictitious Arthur Vandelay Urological Research Institute were surprised to find our bogus “uromycitisis” case report swiftly accepted, with only minor revisions requested.

  2. Consilience, Episode 3: Cancer, Obscured
  3. March for Science: Dispatches from Washington, DC
  4. Record-Setting Corn Grows 45 Feet Tall
AAAS