Through the looking glass – part 2

  • Through the looking glass - part 2
  • Through the looking glass - part 2
  • Through the looking glass - part 2
Date:1 April 2012 Tags:,

Alzheimer Zebrafish, stained for Tau (red), neurons (green), synapses and pathologic Tau (blue) (10X)
Dominik Paquet
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Adolf Butenandt Institute
Munich, Germany
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Image credit: Dominik Paquet/Nikon Small World

Miniature worlds exist all around us… but, incapable of being seen by the naked eye, they remain unexplored. Under the microscope, though, these mysterious worlds come to life “” sometimes magically so. For the past 35 years, Nikon”â„¢s Small World competition has helped explore those hidden worlds by celebrating the art and science of photomicrography. Above, you’ll find a selection of the most recent standout entries.