This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 956146.

An unexplored world inside us

An artistic, digitally enhanced image portrays a hand holding a small, transparent medical vial with a blue cap and a label, possibly containing a yellow substance. The image is given a vivid, glowing outline effect, emphasizing the colors and contours of the hand and the vial in a striking, illustrative manner.

Collected duodenal contents during a gastroscopy from a volunteer, after overnight fasting.

Adam Asteriadis - ESR 5

About the artist

Adam Asteriadis researches the differences in the composition of the upper gastrointestinal contents of geriatric patients with Alzheimer’s/Dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and Diabetes compared to healthy adults. Applying a filter and blurring the background, Adam created the above image from a photo taken during his project.