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Images: Koch Institute Public Galleries

Thank you to the  Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT for generous collaboration and permission to use Koch Institute Public Galleries images for our 2018 Cambridge Science Festival print materials and website.

All images are courtesy of Koch Institute Image Awards and Koch Institute Public Galleries at MIT

Masters of Disguise: Stealthy Spheres and Clever Camouflage  This image shows sugar polymer spheres being attacked by immune cells.
Photo Credit: Andrew Bader, Omid Veiseh, Arturo Vegas. Anderson/Langer Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT See full Image


Easy Breezy: Particles Prop Open Therapeutic Windows  This image shows microscopic drug depots in the lungs.
Photo Credit: Gregory Szeto, Adelaide Tovar, Jeffrey Wyckoff. Irvine Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT  See full image


Duct Duct Goose: Chasing Down Answers in Developmental BiologyDuct Duct Goose: Chasing Down Answers in Developmental Biology  This image shows mini-organs derived from human breast tissue.
Photo Credit: Daniel H. Miller, Dexter X. Jin. Gupta Laboratory, Whitehead Institute  See full image


Tiny Trojan Horses: Tumor-Penetrating Nanoparticles Infiltrate Cancer Cells  This image shows fluorescent nanoparticles penetrating into three-dimensional spherical clusters of tumor cells.
Photo Credit: Liangliang Hao, Srivatsan Raghavan, Emilia Pulver, Jeffrey Wyckoff, Sangeeta Bhatia. Laboratory for Multiscale Regenerative Technologies, Marble Center for Cancer Nanomedicine, Koch Institute at MIT  See full image

Shape Shifters: Cancer Cells in Motion  This image shows how cancer cells move over time. It is generated from a movie by overlaying all time points of the movie into one picture.
Photo Credit: Claudia Schäfer, Gertler Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT  See full image


Body of Knowledge: Self-Organizing Brain Cells  The image shows a brain organoid grown on a synthetic PEG hydrogel.
Photo Credit: Collin Edington, Iris Lee. Griffith Laboratory, Department of Biological Engineering  See full image