Julia Polak

Julia Polak

H416/0272 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 82.5MB

Downloadable file size: 7.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator

This image is part of the feature Stem Cells



Caption: Julia Polak, a stem cell researcher, at a microscope. Stem cells are the precursor cells from which all specialized human cells develop. It may be possible to implant these cells into the body to repair or replace diseased tissues or organs. Stem cells make up all the cells in young embryos, and mature stem cells are found in adults. They can be converted into specialized cells in the laboratory using chemical growth factors. Professor Polak is the director of the Tissue Engineering Centre of the Imperial College School of Medicine, London, England. The centre links expertise in cell biology, material sciences and reconstructive surgery.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: britain, british, cell, director, england, english, female, healthcare, imperial college, instrument, julia, laboratory, medical, microscope, polak, portraits, professor, school of medicine, scientist, stem cell researcher, surname p, tissue engineering centre, uk, united kingdom, woman

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.