September, 2015
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DNA probes without the damage

Rebecca Pool
Friday, October 2, 2015 - 12:45

Fluorescent far-red DNA stain lights up living cells for days

Tobacco virus imaged at nanometre resolution

Rebecca Pool
Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 12:00

Breakthrough holographic imaging set to drive drug design forward.




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This webinar will describe methods for high-precision CLEM and their applications to cell biological problems, as presented by Dr John...

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Hosted by Yannick Schwab, Rachel Mellwig and Martin Schorb.   The Schwab team is interested in developing tools for the 3D...



This course reviews the basic theory and practice of EELS imaging and analysis in the TEM, but its main emphasis is on practical...

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Editor's picks

Liquid crystals light up Alzheimer's

Monday, September 28, 2015 - 14:15

Rebecca Pool

Researchers use liquid crystals to detect earliest signs of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and more.

Physicists claim materials first

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 13:30

Rebecca Pool

In a world first and using electron tomography, US researchers determine 3D coordinates of individual atoms.

Ocean microbe communication exposed

Monday, September 21, 2015 - 12:30

Rebecca Pool

NanoSIMS and TEM reveal different microbe species transfer electrons over long distances.

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On 19th July, I travelled to London to attend the 150th anniversary meeting of the Quekett Microscopy Club. The group who describe themselves as ‘...

With just a few days to go before ...

Manchester once again played host to the Microscience Microscopy Conference (MMC) and it was jam packed with...

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I’m making no secret of it – I’m very excited about MMC – I can’t wait to get there and get into the exhibition hall and every email that I get from the...

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