Image of Distinction, Nikon Small World 2011 competition
Dr Juan Carlos Izpisúa
CMRB – Center of Regenerative Medicine in Barcelona
Neurons growing over astrocytes in a human stem cell embryo body
Credit: Dr Juan Carlos Izpisúa | Nikon Small World
Small World is regarded as a leading showcase for the beauty and complexity of life as seen through the light microscope. For 38 years, Nikon has rewarded the world’s best photomicrographers, acknowledging their critically important scientific contributions to life sciences, bio-research and materials science.