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Pamela Bjorkman

Electron tomography model of gold-labeled immunoglobulin G (IgG) fragments transported in intestinal cells by the neonatal Fc receptor. Transport vesicles (blue shades); microtubules (pink straws); lysosomes (violet); rough endoplasmic reticulum (green with scarlet ribosomes); mitochondria (bright green); lateral intercellular space membranes (purple and blue); clathrin coats (small red spheres around blue vesicles/buds); gold-labeled IgG fragments (gold spheres).


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