Powerful New Microscope Shows Cellular Life in New Light

October 24, 2014 9:32 PM

48 0

A powerful new microscope developed by a team of more than 30 scientists is showing cellular life in a new light, recording the activity of living cells, molecules, and embryos in 3D and in real-time, a new study says.

Using a technique called lattice light-sheet microscopy, which involves scanning a cell with ultra-thin sheets of light, researchers collected high-resolution images without damaging cells.

Read more

To category page