Annual Winners

2013 Photomicrography Competition

20th Place
2013 Photomicrography Competition

Dr. James Burchfield

The Garvan Institute
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Subject Matter:

The explosive dynamics of sugar transport in fat cells

Technique:

Live Cell Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence


The explosive dynamics of sugar transport in fat cells. Sugar transporters move rapidly within cells to provide energy when required. This is disrupted in diseases like diabetes.