Each year GE Healthcare hosts a cell imaging competition calling on researchers to submit the most compelling images from their research. These images are all runner-ups in this year’s competition. Head to GE Healthcare to see more and vote for your favorite.
These images were singled out in past years in the GE Healthcare Cell Imaging Competition. Entries for the 2013 competition are being accepted through October 15th, so stay tuned for another showcase of beautiful cells from researchers around the world. In the meantime, click through the photos to learn more about how each image was sequenced.
A microscopic view of cancer cells, generated by scientists researching new caner treatments with the help of GE Healthcare’s IN Cell Analyzer system. This week we launch the third annual GetFit program, focusing on the healthy lifestyle choices that help prevent cancer. Visit GE-GetFit.com to lean more.
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The third winning image from GE Healthcare’s 2012 Cell Image Competition, captured by UK-based Markus Posch during cancer research. Seen here is a prometaphase human cervical carcinoma (HeLa) cell, showing chromosomes (blue) and tubulin (yellow). Congratulations to all of our winners!
Another first place image from GE Healthcare’s 2012 Cell Image Competition, captured by U.S.-based winner Jane Stout during cancer research. Seen here is a metaphase epithelial cell showing DNA (blue), microtubules (red) and kinetochores (green).
Today, GE Healthcare announced the winners of the 2012 Cell Imaging Competition, which showcases the inspiring research conducted by cellular biologists around the world. Here is Australia-based winner Anushree Balachandran’s image of a Huntington’s stem cell, from Balachandran’s work researching Huntington’s disease.