Image of the Day: Candy Shell

These sugar polymer spheres protect cells, engineered to produce disease-fighting agents, from a patient's immune system. Over time, immune cells (blue and green) detect the spheres and attack (red).

The Scientist Staff
Nov 18, 2015

KOCH INSTITUTE AT MIT, ANDREW BADER, OMID VEISEH, AND ARTURO VEGAS (COURTESY KOCH INSTITUTE IMAGE AWARDS AT MIT)

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Image of the Day: Candy Shell

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