Winners October 2016
The image depicts Myelin (Cyan) and Oligodendrocytes Precursor Cells (OPCs, Red) jn Corpus Callosum of a mouse brain aged Postnatal day (P) 8. Images were captured using a Zeiss LSM710 confocal microscope (Zeiss, Germany) and Plan-NEOFLUAR 20 objectives with a numerical aperture of 0.50.
Lead Submitting Author
Andrea D. Rivera, University of Portsmouth
29 October 2016
Image Title: Human Fetal Forebrain
Description: Sagittal section of 8 post-conception week human early fetal brain (obtained from www.hdbr.org) stained by double label immunofluorescence for the cell division marker KI67 (green) and the transcription factor COUPTFII (red). The combination highlights (yellow) regionalisation of COUPTFII-expressing dividing cells to the caudal ganglionic eminence.
Lead Submitting Author:
Ayman Alzu’bi, University of Newcastle
8 September 2016