Category: Cellular Anatomy

Detailed Illustrations Depict Microscopic Cell Processes

Apoptosis, or cell destruction in response to chemotherapy.

Within each of us exists a microscopic world where trillions of cells work together to sustain life.  Until very recently, the behavior of those cells remained a mystery to scientists and physicians.  Thanks to the advent of the electron microscope, however, scientists in the 20th century were finally able to make direct observations of organisms… Read more »