Fraud Blocker Skip to main content

Fimbriae of a fallopian tube, SEM C016 / 9046

Fimbriae of a fallopian tube, SEM C016  /  9046


Framed Photos
Photo Prints
Jigsaw Puzzles
Poster Prints
Canvas Prints
Fine Art Prints
Metal Prints
Cards
Home Decor


We accept all major credit cards

Science Photo Library

Wall Art and Photo Gifts from Science Photo Library

Fimbriae of a fallopian tube, SEM C016 / 9046

Fimbriae of a fallopian tube, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Fimbriae are the folds at the opening (ostium) of a fallopian tube, next to an ovary. They help to guide a newly-released ovum (egg cell) into the tube itself. One fallopian tube runs from each ovary into the uterus (womb). Ova travel down the tubes into the uterus. If they encounter sperm on the way they may be fertilised, in which case they implant into the uterus wall and pregnancy begins. If not, they are expelled from the body in the next menstrual period. Magnification: x10 when printed 10cm wide

Science Photo Library features Science and Medical images including photos and illustrations

Media ID 9243543

© STEVE GSCHMEISSNER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Colored Electron Microscope Fallopian Tube Female Reproductive System Fimbria Fimbriae Fringe Ostium Oviduct Reproduction Surface Tissue Uterine


EDITORS COMMENTS
This print showcases the intricate beauty of the fimbriae, folds found at the entrance of a fallopian tube. Colored in stunning detail using scanning electron microscopy (SEM), this image reveals the delicate surface structure of these vital components of the female reproductive system. The fimbriae play a crucial role in guiding newly-released egg cells into the fallopian tube, situated adjacent to an ovary. As one fallopian tube connects each ovary to the uterus, ova travel down these tubes towards their destination. If they encounter sperm during this journey, fertilization may occur as they make their way towards implantation within the uterine wall. With a black background enhancing its visual impact, this photograph provides us with a glimpse into an often unseen world within our bodies. The magnification level of x10 when printed 10cm wide allows for detailed examination and appreciation of this biological marvel. Steve Gschmeissner's expertise in capturing scientific images is evident through his ability to showcase both anatomical structures and artistic appeal simultaneously. This particular print from Science Photo Library serves as a reminder that even on such microscopic scales, nature's design can be awe-inspiring and beautiful.

MADE IN AUSTRALIA
Safe Shipping with 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

FREE PERSONALISATION*
We are proud to offer a range of customisation features including Personalised Captions, Color Filters and Picture Zoom Tools

SECURE PAYMENTS
We happily accept a wide range of payment options so you can pay for the things you need in the way that is most convenient for you

* Options may vary by product and licensing agreement. Zoomed Pictures can be adjusted in the Cart.



redeem
Beautiful Photo Prints and Gifts
image
Professionally Printed
thumb_up
Professional quality finish
diamond
Made with high-grade materials
inventory_2
Carefully packed to aid safe arrival
+

Shipping

+

Choices

+

Reviews

+

Guaranteed