Guest Blogger: Tamira Elul on the Relationship Between Art & Morphometrics

[Editor’s note: We’re delighted to bring you a guest blog post by Tamira Elul, an Associate Professor of Biology at Touro University. If you’re interested in writing a guest post for the Open MIC blog, please contact Jen. So, without further ado, here’s Tamira!] After the last Open Mic workgroup on quantitative imaging, I started talking with… Read More Guest Blogger: Tamira Elul on the Relationship Between Art & Morphometrics

Instrument of the Month: Baymax (Zeiss AxioScan Slide Scanner)

Welcome to our second installment of Instrument of the Month. For September, we’re highlighting Baymax! What is “Baymax”? Baymax is a Zeiss AxioScan.Z1 with automated slide scanning capabilities. Why the name Baymax? All MIC instruments have traditionally been nicknamed with sci-fi/robot references in mind. Due to its round, simple appearance, we thought Baymax (from Big Hero 6) was an… Read More Instrument of the Month: Baymax (Zeiss AxioScan Slide Scanner)