Barr bodies

Cheek cells were smeared on the slide to view under foldscope

Lantana Camara : Sepals

Looks like a normal leaf…but The tiny hair like structures look so evident like this Until we meet again ~ Val

Fungus on ladoo (white peda) -II

In continuation to my earlier posts, trying to study fungi on different Indian sweets. Here is a white pedha, a well known delicacy.

Scales of Fish

Watching my mom clean fish the other day, I dont know why I felt curious about what those glittery scales look like …. i was wondering if they would seem like a plain glass or crystals….the results turned out totally different though……. Until we meet again!!! ~Val

The Polychaete worm on the move (Contd)

It gets a bit better in the next video… It gets really difficult when you are trying to capture a running worm…. need to try other methods of focusing better!..goodbye..with aim to get better videos next time! Happy Foldscoping! ~Val

MCF7 Breast cancer cell lines under foldscope

I really never expected this to work… but who knew Foldscope seems to impress me everytime. Another amazing application of foldscope: MCF-7 is a cell line that was first isolated in 1970 from the breast tissue of a 69-year old Caucasian woman. It is a widely studied epithelial cancer cell line derived from breast adenocarcinoma,…

Christmas with Foldscope

Christmas fern – like I call it 🙂 Looking at it closely…. some tiny particles around too When you zoom on those particles Every bifurcation had this brownish colored covering.  And here……………………… In the end of it all, everything was still amazing! 

Fern Rhizome

These images were clicked long ago but never really got a chance to post them.