Fig. 4: Living 3D printed bionic coral. | Nature Communications

Fig. 4: Living 3D printed bionic coral.

From: Bionic 3D printed corals

Fig. 4

Horizontal view of 7-day old bioprinted construct, showing aggregates of the green microalga Marinichlorella kaistiae KAS603 (scale bar = 100 µm) (a). Maximum z projection of confocal images showing chlorophyll a fluorescence of bionic tentacles (scale bar = 50 µm) (b) and a M. kaistiae KAS603 aggregate (scale bar = 20 µm) (c). SEM image of bionic tissue showing porous tissue scaffolds (scale bar = 20 µm) (d) and a close-up of a microalgal aggregate (scale bar = 10 µm) (e).

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