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.

The deglutition of an iron-oxide labelled tablet with manganese labelled fluid

Sequential MRI scans of a human neck displayed side by side, with each image highlighting different areas with orange arrows and circles depicting the swallowing process.
Henriette Hummler - ESR 1

About the artist

Henriette Hummler researches the preferred type and size of oral drug formulations in geriatric patients and the elderly, including their swallowing capabilities. The above images were taken during an intervention study on the influence of solid oral dosage form characteristics on swallowability.