4th Place – The Fungal Jungle, Eric W. Roth

New medicines are very challenging to discover, but they may lay in waiting in the least expected places.  This image shows Aspergillus Fungi, otherwise known as common bread mold. Scientists at Northwestern University study organisms like this to come up with new breakthroughs in the field of drug discovery.

Eric W. Roth

Kelleher Research Group

Tools & Techniques: Scanning Electron Microscope, Northwestern University Atomic and Nanoscale Characterization Experimental Center, Bio-Cryo

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