Winners May 2016

AS BEST IMAGE AWARD 2016 (31.05.16)

Image Title:

3D Mouse Forelimb

Description:

3D anatomy of an embryonic day (E) 16.5 mouse forelimb produced by optical projection tomography (OPT). The merged image shows muscle (red) stained with an antibody against muscle myosin (My32). Tendons (green) are labelled using a ScxGFP reporter. Autofluorescence (grey) provides an outline of all limb structures.

Submitted by Lead Author (Member AS):

Professor Malcolm Logan
Randall Division, King’s College London

Submitted by Other Author:

Dr Susan Miller

Randall Division, King’s College London

Submitted on:

26 April 2016

AS RUNNER-UP BEST IMAGE AWARD 2016 (31.05.16)

Image Title:

Peek-a-boo

Description:

This is an Old World fruit bat embryo collected in 1972 at Ife University, Nigeria. The specimen has recently been processed for histological sectioning to investigate the process of tooth replacement, showing an example of archival tissue being used in modern day science. Image obtained with a Leica MZFLIII stereoscope.

Submitted by Lead Author (Member AS)

Dr Neal Anthwal

King’s College, London

Submitted by Other Author(s)

Ms Elena Popa
Kings College London

Submitted on:

31 May 2016