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News tag: microscope


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New technology offers amazing images of molecules


14 Oct, 2014 | by Gabriel Rosoga | 0 comments
While current microscopes are limited to a resolution of 250 nanometers, new technology based on the fluorescence of molecules yields in-depth images, showing the cell’s detailed molecular structure. This could hardly be envisioned until a few year ago, but now, scientists from The National Physical Laboratory and the University of…

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Two US and a German scientist win Nobel Prize in chemistry


8 Oct, 2014 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Eric Betzig and William Moerner from U.S. and Stefan Hell from Germany won the Nobel Prize in chemistry on Wednesday. The prize rewards the discovery of new methods that allow microscopes to see finer details than before. Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said the discovery the discovery had bypassed the…