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Aedes aegypti adult testis

Aedes Aegypti adult testis stained with Vasa (Germ cell marker), Nix (RNA binding protein) and Hoechst (DNA).

Green: Vasa(Ae. Aegypti) primary antibody and Alex488 secondary antibody.

Red: Nix(Ae. Aegypti) primary antibody and cy3 secondary antibody.

Blue: DNA Hoechst staining.

Image acquired using Leica SPEII upright, 40X lens

Taken by: Zhang Heng (Cai Yu's Lab)

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