Caption: Vitamin A (retinol) crystals. Vitamin A (retinol / retinoic acid) is a fat-soluble (lipophilic) vitamin essential for the synthesis of pigments in the eye. It aids new cell growth and skin health. It also appears to reduce the risk of cancer.
Magnification*: x40
Type: LM
Copyright 1985 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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