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From: Effects of Doxycycline on gene expression in Wolbachia and Brugia malayi adult female worms in vivo

Figure 1

Transmission electron micrographs of Brugia malayi female worms. Panel A and C are sections of untreated female worm. Panel A shows numerous Wolbachia (arrows) in the hypodermis. Panel C shows, intact embryos in the uterus. Panel B and D are sections from doxycycline treated worms. The hypodermis is free of Wolbachia (Panel B) and only degenerate embryos were present in the uterus of treated worms (Panel D). U, uterus; C, cuticle; UW, uterine wall; MF, microfilaria; mtr, mitochondria. Scale bar = 1 μm.

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