Winners October 2016

FIRST PRIZE

Image Title:

Myelination in the Corpus Callosum

Description:

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

Submitted on:

29 October 2016

RUNNER-UP

Image Title:

Image Title: Human Fetal Forebrain

Description:

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

Submitted on:

8 September 2016