It is the microscopic images of human saliva.

Fibers from Nature -2 (Spider silk)

In the corner of my house, I spotted a web. Fixed it on a slide using a cellotape and viewed it through the Foldscope. I was astonished as it revealed the facts about it as a fiber material. The spotted spider web  A spiderweb commonly found in all house hold as a dreaded thing can…

Anabaena from Azolla

  Anabaena, genus of filamentous cyanobacteria which form symbiotic relationships with certain plants such as the mosquito fern (Azolla) for nitrogen fixation.  

Termite Through Foldscope View

Here we use the sample of natural termite through foldscope. Bharathkumar Project Fellow – Foldscope Project, Media Research Forum, Madurai.

Klebsiella

Klebsiella – courtesy Dr. Jayapradha and Sudarshan.

MOSQUITO LARVA

IRTC PALAKKAD KERALA   This post is open to read and review on The Winnower.

Epidermal Cyst

Section from an epidermal cyst shows covering epithelium and bluish flaky material inside as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Chronic Inflammatory Lesion

Section from prepuceal skin shows covering skin , collagenization of stroma and blood vessels as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Frog Blood Smear

Frog Blood Smear-This slide was in our foldscope kit, which I explained to a group of young school students who were very excited to see frog blood cells on the mobile phone and we captured few images. The large number of elliptical RBCs with a well defined nucleus. Fewer white blood cells scattered  with purple…

A small step – Foldscopes reach teachers

The lesson for June may be patience. As hundreds of newly recruited teachers get counselled, assigned schools and trained; and hundreds more working teachers anticipate their transfer orders to new schools, bright and creative minds mill around, waiting. This week, just days after they joined school, we held a workshop to introduce foldscopes to teachers…

Biopsy layrinx

Section from biopsy larynx shows covering stratified squamous epithelium and chronic inflammatory cell infilterate seen in a Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Lipoma

Section from soft tissue shows mature adipose tissue as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Carcinoma

Section from Marjolin's ( skin) ulcer shows malignancy squamous cell carcinoma seen under Foldscope from Department of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

பேனின் பாகங்கள்

முதின்ஸ் பள்ளியில் தன்னுடைய சக மாணவிகளுக்கு மடிப்பு நுண்ணோக்கி மூலம் மகரந்தம் மற்றும் பாசத்தை காட்டியதன் ஊடே ஒரு பேனையும் பிடித்து பார்க்கச் செய்துள்ளாள். அவளின் செயல்பாட்டை இரவு என்னிடம் காட்டினாள். அதனை படம் பிடித்தோம். மிக அற்புதமாக இருந்தது. தேர்ந்த படங்களாக வந்திருக்கிறது. இதற்கு முன்பும் பேனை பதிவு செய்துள்ளோம் ஆனால் இந்த அளவிற்கு சிறப்பாக அவை இல்லை. இன்னும் முயற்சித்தால் இன்னும் சிறப்பாக எடுக்க முடியும் என்ற நம்பிக்கை ஏற்பாட்டுள்ளது.

Appendicitis

Section from appendix shows mucosa and inflammatory infilterate as seen in a Foldscope from Department of pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Endometrium

Section from endometrium shows round tubular proliferative glands and surrounding stroma seen under Foldscope from the Department of gynaecology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Soil Microorganisms -2 , What is This?

Observed soil sample from my garden pot under Foldscope and imaged a micro organism, the same organism at different sizes and a giant one, don’t know what it is but it is really beautiful, assume it as an Arthropod? Pl give your suggestions to identify this  

Kidney

Section from non functioning kidney shows thyroidization of renal tubules as seen under Foldscope from Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Cervix

Section from the exocervix shows covering epithelium with benign squamous epithelial hyperplasia and underlying stroma as seen under Foldscope from the Department of Pathology of R D Gardi Medical College, Ujjain

Barr body in Cheek cells

A Barr body (named after discoverer Murray Barr) is the inactive X chromosome in a female somatic cell, also called as sex chromatin. Human females have two X chromosomes, while males have one X and one Y. In all of the female somatic cells, one of the X chromosomes is active, and the other is…