Photomicrograph of an adult ruby-tailed wasp curled into a ball by Spike Walker.
Credit: Spike Walker

2011 Wellcome Image Awards

Browse the winning images from the 2011 Wellcome Image Awards.

Other winning images:

  • Chromosome lifetime map by David Lleres, University of Dundee
  • Visualising neuronal tracts by Nuada Medical Specialist Imaging
  • Periodontal bacteria by Derren Ready, Eastman Dental Institute
  • Developing mouse kidney by Bob Kao and Kieran Short, Monash University
  • Mouse embryo animation by Ian Smyth, Monash University

Judges panel 

  • James Cutmore
  • Catherine Draycott
  • John Durant
  • Eric Hilaire
  • Robin Lovell-Badge
  • Alice Roberts
  • Adam Rutherford
  • Fergus Walsh

MIT collaboration 

From 2011 to 2017, Wellcome partnered with the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Each organisation contributed an image to the other’s awards and provided a judge for the other’s panel.