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Title: Cells on Spider's silk
Author: Meckes/ Ottawa
Description: These cells are growing on a layer of spider silk, generated by genetically manipulated bacteria. This silk may be used for wound-treatment. The bio-compatibility of the silk is tested with cell cultures. Different surface treatment has effects to the adhesion of the cells on the silk.
electron microscope, magnification 1800x
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