Wellcome Image Awards 2012 – get closer to science

The 12th Wellcome Image Awards were announced on 20 June 2012, recognising the creators of the most informative, striking and technically excellent images among recent acquisitions to Wellcome Images, as chosen by a panel of judges. For more information on how the winning images are chosen, view a video from the 2011 judging.

Moth fly (Psychodidae)

Intracranial recording for epilepsy

Lavender leaf

Xenopus laevis oocytes

Caffeine crystals

Chicken embryo vascular system