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

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 

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

Duct 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

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

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

Schafer | Movement

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 

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

Suit Your Cell

Suit Your Cell: Designing Custom Biomaterials

Photo Credit: Asha K. Patel, Daniel G. Anderson, Robert S. Langer, Morgan R. Alexander, Chris N. Denning, Martyn C. DaviesKoch Institute at MIT and University of Nottingham

Head in the Game: Using Cancer Cells to Study Neural Development

Head in the Game: Using Cancer Cells to Study Neural Development

Photo Credit: Russell McConnellGertler Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT

Beyond the Red: Seeing Tumors in a New Light

Beyond the Red: Seeing Tumors in a New Light

Photo Credit: Li Gu, Xiangnan Dang, Paula Hammond, Angela BelcherKoch Institute at MIT

Cancer Deconstructed: Investigating the Role of Non-Cancerous Cells in a Lung Tumor

Cancer Deconstructed: Investigating the Role of Non-Cancerous Cells in a Lung Tumor

Photo Credit: Vasilena GochevaJacks Laboratory; Koch Institute at MIT

Fibrosis in Action

Fibrosis in Action

Photo Credit: Suman Bose, Devina Thiono, Lisa Volpatti, Volkan Yesilyurt, Robert Langer, Daniel G. AndersonKoch Institute at MIT

Special Delivery

Special Delivery

Photo Credit: Erik Dreaden and Santiago Correa EchavarriaHammond Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT

Sea of Cells

Sea of Cells

Photo Credit: Andrew R. Bader, Omid Veiseh, and Joshua DoloffAnderson Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT

Metastatic Breast Cancer Invades a Lung

Metastatic Breast Cancer Invades the Lung

Photo Credit: Michele BalsamoGertler Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT

Melanoma Invades Healthy Tissue 1

Melanoma Invades Healthy Tissue

Photo Credit: Lauren Adelaar, Michael Zhang, Gregory Szeto, and Jeffrey WyckoffIrvine Laboratory, Koch Institute at MIT