Caption: House dust. Components of dust include: dog hair and cat hair (rust brown), pollen (yellow), plant fibers (olive green), dead skin / dander (light to medium brown), dirt / mineral (orange), fibers (blue) and spider silk (pink). Many of these components cause allergic reactions in humans.
Magnification*: x75
Type: SEM
Copyright 2006 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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