Batman perityes

Alpha-smooth muscle actin (green) expression in Human Retinal Pericyte Cells. Pericytes wrap around endothelial cells in the vasculature, as perivascular support to the vessel. Batman expression pattern of αSMA, illustrating that some pericytes have contractile properties while others don’t. This phenomenon is widely reported in the literature but the reason is not fully understood. ‘It’s not important who I am underneath. But what I do that defines me’- Batman 2005. – Jessica Eyre, University of Liverpool