Fibroblast – confocal

A fibroblast is a type of cell that synthesizes the extracellular matrix and collagen,[1] the structural framework (stroma) for animal tissues, and plays a critical role in wound healing. Fibroblasts are the most common cells of connective tissue in animals. (from wikipedia)

Image from foxtail_1 flickr (link).   Image by Kristi Decourcy, Ph.D, Virginia Tech.

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