Subjects

Zebrafish

Image of Distinction
2014 Photomicrography Competition

Dr. Philipp Keller

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)
Ashburn, Virginia, USA

Subject Matter:

Live zebrafish embryo at 22 hours post-fertilization

- see: Zebrafish
Technique:

SiMView Light-Sheet Microscopy


The image shows an entire zebrafish embryo at single-cell resolution and enables an insightful view of its early morphogenetic development. The embryo’s cell nuclei were fluorescently labeled and imaged with a SiMView custom light-sheet microscope. Color encodes depth in the image.