Posted by: Dan | November 24, 2009

Art in Microscopy

Via Alex at Transcription and Translation, I see that Olympus has announced the winners to its 2009 BioScapes competition. Check them out… here’s my favorite:

By Dr. Alexis Lomakin

Credit: Dr. Alexis Lomakin – Kursk, Russia
Specimen: Xenopus melanophore with microtubules
Technique: Confocal



  1. so beautiful and full of vibrant energy

  2. Wow! I agree that one is truly beautiful….

  3. A little late with my reply, but I want to thank you for this. I loved these and am arraigning to bring this show to the museum I work at. Bridges the gap beautifully between art and science!



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