Josh Jenkins shortlisted in RMS Scientific Imaging Competition
13 July 2017
Many congratulations to Josh Jenkins whose entry entitled 'Bacteria on a bed of nails' was shortlisted in the 2017 Royal Microscopical Society Scientific Imaging Competition.
Josh's SEM image featured in the Electron Microscopy- Life Sciences category, and shows Klebsiella pneumoniae on a titanium dioxide nanostructure surface "bed of nails".
Josh presented the image on the 5th of July as part of the Microscience Microscopy Congress in Manchester, a conference dedicated to microscopy and advanced imaging.
The image was produced as part of Josh's MRC funded-PhD research into alternative approaches to combat biofilm associated infections of medical implants.