Endothelial Cells Form a Network around Fibroblasts


Submitted by Christopher Turner of the Hynes Lab at the Koch Institute


Christopher Turner
Hynes Lab, Koch Institute
Confocal Micrograph

"This image shows endothelial cells forming a network around some transformed fibroblasts.  I was trying to develop an assay that replicates in the lab the process of tumor angiogenesis -- an important step in cancer progression."