Plant Microscopy at Iowa State


The Bessey Microscopy Facility, under the direction of Dr. Harry Horner, is a rich resource for plant imaging. The facility boasts an array of services including scanning electron microscopy, transmission electron microscopy, and light microscopy.

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Polarized image of beta-carotene crystals in cells of a mature floral nectary of tobacco. Photo courtesy of Dr. Harry Horner.