The SFMM is pleased to announce that the results of the 2024 photo competition are in!!
The winner is….. Florence Persat and her team (civil hospices of Lyon) for the image below. This photograph will be on the cover of a future issue of the Journal of Medical Mycology, and Florence will soon benefit from an invitation to an SFMM congress.
Direct examination of a pulmonary biopsy – Calcofluor white x40. Cunninghamella sp. vesicle with a ring of unique spores per sporangium and non-septate large mycelia fragments.
She is closely followed by Lorra Monpierre (Créteil) for this photo of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, and again by Florence Persat herself for this image of cutaneous cryptococcosis.
We would like to thank all the participants in this competition. See you at the end of the year for the next edition; until then, do not hesitate to take photos in the correct format: 15 x 15 cm, in .TIFF format, definition of 300 dpi.