Exercise 1.12 - Comparison of Electron Micrographs

LEVEL III

Materials


Figure 1.12 TEM photomicrographs of organelles

Procedure

  1. Compare the transmission electron microscope image of the cell organelles in Figure 1.12 to the image of that organelle in the light microscope (Exercise 1.7).

  2. List the organelles observed with each type of microscope, indicate their size and diagram a comparison of each organelle observed at the two levels.

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Cell Biology Laboratory Manual
Dr. William H. Heidcamp, Biology Department, Gustavus Adolphus College,
St. Peter, MN 56082 -- cellab@gac.edu