2023 Image Contest

Submit an original image data generated using a product from OriGene (antibody, protein etc.), and get a chance to win up to $500. Data should be submitted between Feb 14th and April 30th, 2023, to be eligible for the competition. You don’t have to make any additional purchases to enter. One participant can submit multiple images each will be treated as a separate entry.


1st Place: $500

2nd Place: $250

3rd Place: $100

How to win?

1) Complete the form and upload your data (original image)

2) A team of Ph.D. scientists from OriGene will review your submission and 3 winners will be selected randomly from the top 10 submissions.

3) Winners will be declared on May 14th, 2023. The winners will be notified via email.

4) Winning images will be published on the OriGene website.


1st Place

2nd Place

3rd Place

All submissions

Submission 1

E12.5 brain electroplated with scrambled shRNA immunostained for Rtkn (purple), Tbr2 (yellow) and DAPI (light blue).

SKU used: TR30013

Submission 2

IF staining of mouse lung section by SMA, DAPI and an unknown antibody (green).

SKU used: E19-18

Submission 3

IF staining of MDA-MB-231cells. F-actin staining in red, nuclei in blue and alpha-tubulin in red.

Antibody Dilution: 1: 500

Secondary Antibody: Goat anti-rabbit Alexa-Fluor 488

Secondary Antibody: dilution: 1: 1000. F-actin staining with Alexa Fluor 594 Phalloidin 1:40

Color/Signal Descriptions: TUBA4A: green

F-actin: red DAPI: Blue

SKU used: TA345670

Submission 4

Confirmation of HMGB1-knockdown by immunoblot.

SKU used: TL316576V

Submission 5

Validation of HMGB1-knockdown on wild-type (WT) and HMGB1-knockdown (shHMGB1) Huh7 cells.

SKU used: TL316576V

Submission 6

Uroplakin III staining, ptaquiloside-induced urothelial hyperplasia, urinary bladder, cow (bovine tissue), ABC-peroxidase technique, AEC chromagen, Gill's (III) hematoxylin.

SKU used: D01-110

Submission 7

IF staining for endogenous expressed Venus-protein on a mouse pancreatic section of the embryonic age 14.5. Additional stainings are Nkx 6.1 and Ngn 3 (which did not work) and for control reasons DAPI.

SKU used: TA379147

Additional SKUs: R1091P, E27-18

Terms and Conditions

  • All submissions should use at least one OriGene product
  • By submitting your data to OriGene, participants agree to grant OriGene, free of charge in perpetuity the right to use the photo in any manner and media, including, without limitation, the right to publish, adapt, distribute, copy, display, or translate in printed or electronic media even if they are not the winning entries
  • OriGene reserves the right to modify or cancel the contest or any arrangements, schedules, plans, or other items directly or indirectly related to the contest at any time and for any reason if deemed necessary.
  • All entries must be received by noon April 30th, 2023
  • The competition is open to worldwide customers
  • OriGene employees, agents, or their relatives are not eligible to enter
  • By entering the competition, you warrant to OriGene that all information you submit regarding yourself, and your competition entry is true, accurate, and complete in every respect. OriGene reserves the right to verify any information concerning your entry.
  • No more than three winning images will be selected by the OriGene team.
  • Offer void where prohibited, licensed, or restricted by federal, state, or local laws, regulations/ institutional policy