Dictyostelium Images

Thank you to Douwe Veltman, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge for these Dictyostelium images and descriptions.

Phase constrast image of a large field of aggregating Dictyostelium cells. Dark field image of a group of Dictyostelium fruiting bodies. Confocal / DIC overlay image of a group of Dictyostelium cells chemotaxing towards a source of chemoattractant in the center of the field.
Phase constrast image of a large field of aggregating Dictyostelium cells. Dark field image of a group of Dictyostelium fruiting bodies. Confocal / DIC overlay image of a group of Dictyostelium cells chemotaxing towards a source of chemoattractant in the center of the field.
DIC image of a Dictyostelium cell migrating underneath a thin layer of agarose.  

 

Confocal / DIC overlay image of a migrating Dictyostelium cell expressing a fluorescent marker for the leading edge.

DIC image of a Dictyostelium cell migrating underneath a thin layer of agarose. Confocal / DIC overlay image of a migrating Dictyostelium cell expressing a fluorescent marker for the leading edge.

 

 

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