Annual Winners

2012 Photomicrography Competition

Image of Distinction
2012 Photomicrography Competition

Dr. Alejandra Bosco & Monica L. Vetter

University of Utah
Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Subject Matter:

Mouse retina surface

- see: Mouse, Retina (200x)
Technique:

Immunofluorescence, Confocal


see: fluorescence, confocal

Microglia (green) are immune cells that reside next to neurons (cyan) and cluster around optic axons (red) as they exit the retina (mouse).