Volume 81A, Number 5 May 2012 Cover Image


On the cover: A contextual array of false-colored ID maps are the focus of the cover, generated from segmentation and cell tracking of a cluster of amnioserosa cells. Three different ID maps are used that represent differences in time and cell movement, which in this issue, Mashburn and coworkers describe in their approach to allow users, with minimal image processing knowledge or training, to segment images.

Cover design by Bärbel Beran [www.beran-design.de].